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    Sale 12291

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part I

    9 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 327

    A HONGMU DISPLAY CABINET, DUOBAOGE

    CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A HONGMU DISPLAY CABINET, DUOBAOGE
    CIRCA 1900
    The sides are decorated with floral openwork panels, the cabinet is divided into shelves of varying sizes with carved borders, with a drawer to the lower corner. The cabinet is supported on four ball and claw feet.
    76 ½ in. (194.3 cm.) high; 38 ¾ in. (98.4 cm.) wide; 13 ¼ in. (33.7 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Private English collection, acquired prior to 1930 and then by descent.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN