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    Sale 1790

    Property From The Estate Of Robin Roberts

    18 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 422

    A PAIR OF LARGE SOFTWOOD COMPOUND CABINETS, SIJIANGUI

    QING DYNASTY (1644-1911)

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    A PAIR OF LARGE SOFTWOOD COMPOUND CABINETS, SIJIANGUI
    QING DYNASTY (1644-1911)
    Each of massive rectangular form, the hat chests with two square-panel doors fitted flush around a removable center stile, above the large cabinets with rectangular panel doors similarly fitted and with removable center stile, the doors opening to reveal the shelved interior above two small drawers, the fronts with aprons decorated in relief with confronted kui dragons between archaistic fret-pattern elements
    each 102½ in. (260.4 cm.) high, 56 in. (142.2 cm.) wide, 22 3/8 in. (56.8 cm.) deep (2)


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