A rare huanghuali rectangular table with humpback stretchers  Ming Dynasty, 17th century
Lot 118TP
A rare huanghuali rectangular table with humpback stretchers
Ming Dynasty, 17th century
Sold for £47,500 (US$ 64,085) inc. premium

Fine Chinese Art

10 Nov 2016, 10:30 GMT

London, New Bond Street

Lot Details
A rare huanghuali rectangular table with humpback stretchers  Ming Dynasty, 17th century
A rare huanghuali rectangular table with humpback stretchers
Ming Dynasty, 17th century
The smooth top panel set in a rectangular frame with moulded edge above a beaded shaped apron carved at the corners with foliate scrolls, raised on thick straight legs of rounded circular section joined by humpback stretchers.
140cm (55 1/8in) wide x 45cm (17 3/4in) deep x 83.2cm (32 3/4in) high

Footnotes

  • 明十七世紀 黃花梨仿古夔鳳紋條桌

    Compare with a very similar huanghuali table, Ming dynasty, carved with similar humpbacked stretchers and relief decoration of to the apron, iillustrated by Wang Shixiang in Classic Chinese Furniture: Ming and Early Qing Dynasties, Hong Kong, 1986, p.148, no.94.
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