• Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5812

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles

    6 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 357

    A CINNABAR LACQUER BOX AND COVER, 18TH CENTURY

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    Estimate

    A CINNABAR LACQUER BOX AND COVER, 18TH CENTURY
    modelled in the form of a basket, a bird seated in its centre and issuing flowering peony, prunus and fruiting lychee, the sides of the box in a wan key-fret ground, with gilded interior -- 4in. (10.2cm.) wide.


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