• Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5812

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles

    6 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 266

    A ROSEWOOD AND ELM, IVORY AND BONE INLAID CABINET, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A ROSEWOOD AND ELM, IVORY AND BONE INLAID CABINET, 19TH CENTURY
    the upper section with panelled doors profusely carved with fruiting trees and birds in full relief, enclosing two shelves above two frieze drawers and panelled enclosing a shelf, on reeded plinth with paw feet -- 78½in. (199cm.) high; x 43¼in. (110cm.) wide; 21in. (53.5cm.) deep.


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