A large huali day bed (chuang). 18th Century

Of graceful rectangular form and heroic proportion, the large frame with molded edge above four massive incurvate legs; the upper back portion comprising three rear panels on sliding joins flanked by two lower two panel side extensions; (minor restorations and replacements, some sun fading). 47 3/4 x 65 x 90in (121.3 x 165.2 x 228.7cm) - Estimate: $20,000 - 30,000 - Unsold. (Copyright © 2002-2008 Bonhams 1793 Ltd., Images and Text All Rights Reserved)

Bonhams. Fine Asian Works of Art, 23 Jun 2008. 220 San Bruno Avenue, San Francisco -