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    Sale 5367

    Christie's Interiors

    30 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 378

    A LARGE CHINESE BLACK LACQUERED TEA CADDY AND COVER

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE CHINESE BLACK LACQUERED TEA CADDY AND COVER
    19TH CENTURY
    Of rectangular form with canted corners, painted in gilt with minor red enamel embellishments, the cover with a household scene of figures cooking and washing on covered terraces, the body with further household scapes, the interior with four fitted white metal caddies with covers
    14¾in. (37.5cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    Christies King Street, 11th June 1990, lot 226.