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    Sale 2268

    Fine Chinese Art from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    18 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 373

    A RARE SMALL HUANGHUALI COMPOUND CABINET, SIJIANGUI

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A RARE SMALL HUANGHUALI COMPOUND CABINET, SIJIANGUI
    18TH CENTURY
    Modeled after the larger prototypes, and of rectangular form with beautiful graining, the hat chest with two square-panel doors fitted flush around a removable center stile, the cabinet with rectangular panel doors similarly fitted and with removable center stile, the doors opening to reveal the shelved interior above two small drawers, the front with a horizontal panel above a plain apron and apron-head spandrels
    37½ in. (95.3 cm.) high, 18¾ in. (47.6 cm.) wide, 9 7/8 in. (25.1 cm.) deep


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