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    Sale 2268

    Fine Chinese Art from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    18 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 377

    AN UNUSUAL LOW ZITAN AND HUAMU TABLE

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN UNUSUAL LOW ZITAN AND HUAMU TABLE
    19TH CENTURY
    The well-figured huamu panel set within the attractively shaped zitan frame with rounded corners, atop a plain, narrow waist supported by curvilinear aprons carved with ruyi heads at the center, the inward-curved legs terminating in hoof feet set into the plain, curved stretcher supported on four small tabs
    13 7/8 in. (35.2 cm.) high, 18¾ in. (47.6 cm.) wide, 18¾ in. (47.6 cm.) deep


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    Literature

    W. M. Drummond, "Chinese Furniture: The Sackler Collections," Journal of the Classical Chinese Furniture Society, Summer, 1993, p. 61, pl. 10.