13 May 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 3,750
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
TWO CINNABAR LACQUER BOXES AND COVERS
The first of shaped form carved in relief with lotus blooms and millet branches, on geometric grounds; the second of double-pomegranate form with a leafy stalk, both with the foliage painted in green, the sides with diaper pattern
4 7/8 in. (12.3 cm.) max. wide (2)
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