ANTIQUE CHINESE CINNABAR LACQUER 'LYCHEE' BOX
January 28, 2018
Estimate: $4,000 - $5,000
Lot 66
Antique Chinese carved cinnabar lacquer box; the cover showing design of lychees and leaves, exquisitely rendered in yellow, green and red lacquer; the exterior entirely carved with intricate diaper patterning, and the exterior and base lacquered black; 18th Century; a similar example resides at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (Accession Number: 13.220.145a, b); Provenance: Collection of Richard C. Frey; L: 4 3/4" (approx.)
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