• Japanese and Korean Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 2193

    Japanese and Korean Art

    17 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1140

    A Large Red Lacquer Table

    JOSEON DYNASTY (EARLY 20TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A Large Red Lacquer Table
    Joseon dynasty (early 20th century)
    With circular top raised on high cabriole legs connected by two slats and an apron of reticulated knots and applied with red lacquer, details incised; inscribed on underside in hangul with date 4th year of the reign of Chinese emperor Tongzhi (1868) and with the name of the maker, a Juji Junjo of Hakpong-ri (?)
    35 3/8in. (90cm) diameter; 18½in. (47cm) high


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    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections


    Literature

    Lee Yu-kuan, Oriental Lacquer Art (New York and Tokyo: Weatherhill, 1972), title page illustration and no. 262.