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    Sale 2042

    Important English Furniture

    17 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 29

    A CHINESE EXPORT BLACK AND GILT LACQUER CABINET-ON-STAND

    THE CABINET EARLY 19TH CENTURY, THE STAND LATER

    Price Realised  

    A CHINESE EXPORT BLACK AND GILT LACQUER CABINET-ON-STAND
    THE CABINET EARLY 19TH CENTURY, THE STAND LATER
    The cabinet decorated throughout with landscape vignettes within floral borders, the sides with bail handles, the interior removed and later fitted, the base drilled and fitted for electical wiring
    77½ in. (197 cm.) high, 38¾ in. (98.5 cm.) wide, 24¼ in. (62 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, New York, 23 January 1993, lot 281.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
    (LOTS 21-29)