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    Sale 5811

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art & Textiles

    15 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 170

    A PAINTED LACQUER BASKETWEAVE BOX AND COVER, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAINTED LACQUER BASKETWEAVE BOX AND COVER, 17TH CENTURY
    of rectangular form, the upper flat surface painted in gilt and red on a brown lacquer ground with figures conversing by a waters edge, the sides of a finely woven basketweave overlaid with red lacquer, on a raised base, embellished with scrolling lotus blossoms -- 15 5/8in. (39.6cm.) wide.


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