A PAIR OF CHINESE EXPORT BLACK AND GILT-LACQUER CABINETS
A PAIR OF CHINESE EXPORT BLACK AND GILT-LACQUER CABINETS
A PAIR OF CHINESE EXPORT BLACK AND GILT-LACQUER CABINETS
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A PAIR OF CHINESE EXPORT BLACK AND GILT-LACQUER CABINETS

LATE 19TH/ EARLY 20TH CENTURY, THE LACQUER PANELS CIRCA 1800 AND REUSED

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A PAIR OF CHINESE EXPORT BLACK AND GILT-LACQUER CABINETS
LATE 19TH/ EARLY 20TH CENTURY, THE LACQUER PANELS CIRCA 1800 AND REUSED
Each with a pair of doors depicting figures within pagoda landscapes with friezes of scrolling foliage and birds, the sides similarly decorated, the upper associated frieze with Chinese dragons, the doors revealing hanging rails and a shelf, with some of the reused screen panels retaining decoration to the reverse, the backboard of one with inscribed label 'Upstairs Landing'
76 ¼ in. (193.5 cm.) high; 44 ¼ in. (112.5 cm.) wide; 17 ½ in. (44.5 cm.) deep
Provenance
Probably supplied by Renzo Mongiardino circa 1976.
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