A cinnabar lacquer leaf-shaped box and cover Qing dynasty
Lot 645
A cinnabar lacquer leaf-shaped box and cover Qing dynasty
Sold for HK$ 20,000 (US$ 2,579) inc. premium

Lot Details
Various Owners
A cinnabar lacquer leaf-shaped box and cover
Qing dynasty
Naturalistically worked in the form of a leaf, the main cartouche featuring a figurative landscape scene of two wise man engaging in leisurely conversation whilst an attendant serving by carrying a book, all at ease near a small stone hut with rockworks and trees amidst distant landscape, the background intricately carved with three different types of diaper patterns, all framed within a border of keyfret scrolls, the sides worked with hexagonal diaper patterns and the base and interior lacquered black.
17cm long. (2).

Footnotes

  • 清 剔紅問渡圖葉形蓋盒
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