• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 196

    A QAJAR LACQUERED PAPIER MACHÉ CHEST, IRAN, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A QAJAR LACQUERED PAPIER MACHÉ CHEST, IRAN, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Of rectangular form, on four bracket feet, with domed lid and inset raised panel, decorated with scenes of women in coversation to sides and back and to lid a newly married couple on a sofa - 9 1/2 x 6 1/2in (24 x 16.5cm)


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