PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION
A PAIR OF MASSIVE HUANGHUALI-VENEERED COMPOUND CABINETS, SIJIANGUI
Each hat chest has two square panel doors with a removable center stile. The large cabinet below has rectangular panel doors similarly fitted with a removable center stile. The doors open to reveal the shelved interior with two drawers and a hidden compartment fronted by a horizontal panel. The legs are of rectangular section and are joined by plain aprons and spandrels at the bottom.
106 in. (269.4 cm.) high, 56 in. (142.2 cm.) wide, 22½ in. (57.1 cm.) deep
Acquired in Hong Kong, 1950s-60s.