10 September 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 375
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 800
A CHINESE CINNABAR LACQUER BOX AND COVER, 18TH CENTURY
of quatrefoil form, carved in relief with scholars seated before a low desk and working within a fenced garden amongst overhanging trees and before distant mountains, the sides with borders of hexagonal foliate key-fret motifs -- 5 1/8in (13cm.) wide.
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