• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7841

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    29 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 17

    A PAIR OF BRASS-MOUNTED JAPANESE GILT AND BLACK LACQUER CABINETS ON GILTWOOD STANDS

    MID-19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF BRASS-MOUNTED JAPANESE GILT AND BLACK LACQUER CABINETS ON GILTWOOD STANDS
    MID-19TH CENTURY
    Each with a pair of doors with gold relief takamakie lacquer depicting water garden pagodas, the top and sides painted with flowers and birds, the interior fitted with an arrangement of eight drawers, on a stand elaborately carved in the French Renaissance revival manner and joined by an 'X'-shaped stretcher
    52 in. (132 cm.) high; 29¾ in. (75.5 cm.) wide; 19½ in. (49.5 cm.) deep (2)


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