17 March 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 875
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
A HUAMU BURL-INSET HONGMU DRUM-FORM STAND
The hongmu display stand has an inset panel of huamu burl above a gently rounded shoulder and aprons with rounded rectangular apertures. The whole is supported on elegant curving legs with similar rounded rectangular apertures terminating in humpback stretchers supported by tab feet.
5 ¾ in. (14.6 cm.) high, 9 in. (22.9 cm.) diam.
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