27 août 2018

A huanghuali recessed-leg table, pingtou'an, 17th-18th century

Lot 1242. A huanghuali recessed-leg table, pingtou'an, 17th-18th century; 32 ½ in. (82.4 cm.) high, 42 ¾ in. (108.5 cm.) wide, 14 5/8 in. (37 cm.) deep. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018  The single-panel top with rounded corners is set within a rectangular frame with molded edge, above a plain, beaded apron and cloud-shaped spandrels with hidden mortise and tenon joining them into the mitered frame of the top. The whole is raised on four gently splayed legs of round section joined... [Lire la suite]