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    Sale 5811

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art & Textiles

    15 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 166

    A MOTHER-OF-PEARL INLAID LACQUER TABLE

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A MOTHER-OF-PEARL INLAID LACQUER TABLE
    of rectangular form, decorated to the upper surface with a shaped cartouche of figures amongst riverside dwellings, overhanging trees and scrolling clouds, all on a ground of foliate circular key fret, raised on four supports with shaped apertures to the indented shoulders and a foliate edged apron with further figural motifs -- 22½in. (57.2cm.) wide.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Lots 166 - 178 inclusive - A group of South East Asian celadon wares and lacquer from a Japanese Collection