29 avril 2012

A carved black and cinnabar lacquer stationary box. Yuan dynasty

  A carved black and cinnabar lacquer stationary box. Yuan dynasty. Photo Sotheby's of rectangular form with an upper section containing a deep box of rectangular section covered by a thin cover, the lower section with five small drawers hidden behind a removable panel, the exterior densely carved with a medley of flowers and fruit including peony, mallow, prunus, hibiscus, cherry blossom, magnolia, chrysanthemum, lychee, camellia and gardenia, the cover further carved with two ripe... [Lire la suite]
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