An elaborately carved hongmu desk Late 20th century

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Lot 8687W
An elaborately carved hongmu desk
Late 20th century

Sold for US$ 31,250 inc. premium

Asian Works of Art

21 Dec 2011, 10:00 PST

San Francisco

Furniture

Property from a Los Angeles Collection
An elaborately carved hongmu desk
Late 20th century
The removable top panel set into a mitered, mortise and tenoned frame, supported by paired two drawer units elegantly carved with auspicious birds and animals set into gardens and landscape waterways, enclosed by a floral diaper ground, the side panels decorated with scalloped edge reserves of bamboo and various plants embellished by etched silvered metal hardware and framed by tubular faux bamboo supports over a galleried ice-plate foot rest and base.
32 x 70 x 31 1/2in (81.3 x 177.8 x 80cm)
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An elaborately carved hongmu desk Late 20th century
An elaborately carved hongmu desk Late 20th century
An elaborately carved hongmu desk Late 20th century
An elaborately carved hongmu desk Late 20th century
An elaborately carved hongmu desk Late 20th century
An elaborately carved hongmu desk Late 20th century
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