Premium pages left without account:

Auction Pricedatabase

Auction: Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art
was auctioned on: 16 September 2010
Upcoming auctions Auction Pricedatabase

A MASSIVE HONGMU COMPOUND CABINET AND TWO HATCHESTS, SIJIANG...

Archive
Estimate: US$25,000 - US$35,000
Price realised:  US$104,500
Lot number 1198, Views: 15

A MASSIVE HONGMU COMPOUND CABINET AND TWO HATCHESTS, SIJIANGUI
LATE QING DYNASTY
A MASSIVE HONGMU COMPOUND CABINET AND TWO HATCHESTS, SIJIANGUI LATE QING DYNASTY Of massive rectangular form, with two single-panel doors elaborately carved with birds amidst leafy flowering branches, fitted flush around a center stile and opening to reveal the interior with three shelves and a pair of drawers, all above a panel carved with conjoined archaistic ribbon-tied chilong and shaped aprons carved with archaistic fret on the front and sides, the two hatchests each fitted with panel doors on either side of the center stile and carved with precious objects reserved on a wan diaper ground, framed by borders of further precious objects, on one interspersed with cash emblems carved with the reign marks of the Qing emperors from Shunzhi to Xianfeng 132¾ in. (337.2 cm.) high, 53 in. (134.6 cm.) wide, 23½ in. (59.7 cm.) deep

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Christie's
Title: Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art
Date of the auction: 16 Sep 2010 - 17 Sep 2010
Address: Christie's
16-17 September 2010, New York, Rockefeller Center