Gilded and Lacquered Cushion Chest

c. 1850
$2,780 USD SOLD
Dimensions
W: 36.0" D: 20.0" H: 36.0"
Materials
Northern Elmwood
Lacquer
Brass
Collection #
S142
Estimated Shipping
$445

Carpenters in China's Fujian province during the late Qing dynasty frequently experimented with new carving techniques and ornate finishes. A collection of varying techniques, this provincial red-lacquered storage chest features cushion carved panels on its two doors and three drawers. Each panel is coated with several layers of black lacquer and bordered by a gilt trim of lustrous mica. Rich in character, the chest has developed a wonderful texture with age.

Additional Dimensions:
Side Drawers: 7.5"W x 17"D x 5.25"H
Middle Drawer: 9.25"W x 17"D x 5.25"H
Interior Drawer: 11.5"W x 16"D x 3.25"H
Interior Compartment: 35"W x 17.5"D x 11"H
Opening: 16"W x 10.75"H

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