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Sale IT189 Lot 1138

CHINESE EXPORT BLACK AND GOLD LACQUER WORKBOX, CIRCA 1830 of cut cornered rectangular form, the exterior decorated with a central oval cartouche enclosing figures at leisure by pavilions and outdoor garden rooms with four floral bouquets in each corner and enclosed within three thin bands and further with a foliate band, the sides with shaped cartouches and similar figural decoration, the interior divided into small sections, two rectangular boxes with lacquer covers and fitted carved covers for sections in a removable tray, the lower thin drawer with key, including several carved spools, needle case, bone needles, sewing utensils and a clamp, the box atop four gilt lacquer animal feet - h:5.50 w:14 d:10.50 in.
Estimate $600-800

Sold for $850.00

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