15 September 2011
AN UNUSUAL SMALL HUANGHUALI KANG TABLE
With well-figured top set within the rectangular frame, above the open-work waist carved in imitation of bamboo, all supported on short legs of rounded section carved in similar fashion and joined by stepped stretchers
10 13/16 in. (27.5 cm.) high, 22¼ in. (56.5 cm.) wide, 17 7/8 in. (45.4 cm.) deep
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A. Hofland and S. Yuan, Texas Collects Asia, Dallas, 2008, p. 220, no. 78.
A larger (77 cm. square) huanghuali kang table, also carved in imitation of bamboo, is illustrated by S. Yip and Grace Wu Bruce in The Dr. S.Y. Yip Collection of Classic Chinese Furniture II, Hong Kong, 1998, pp. 124-5, no. 33.
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