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Lot 41: CINNABAR LACQUER HEXAGONAL JARDINIÈRE QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY 27cm wide
08 November 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
CINNABAR LACQUER HEXAGONAL JARDINIÈRE
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
the lobed sides carved with panels of auspicious items, against lotus and scrolling tendril ground
- There are some age splits, the longest one measuring circa 10cm in length
- Flaking of the brown lacquer to the interior, the upper border of the interior has been repainted with red lacquer
- The edge of one of the four feet has been repaited
- Signs of use and wear
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A similar quatrilobed jardinière, also from the Qing Dynasty, is in the collection of the Palace Museum, Taipei, inventory number 000320-N000000000.