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18th Century Chinese Lacquer Chest on English Giltwood Stand18th Century Chinese Lacquer Chest on English Giltwood Stand18th Century Chinese Lacquer Chest on English Giltwood Stand18th Century Chinese Lacquer Chest on English Giltwood Stand

An Early 18th Century Chinese Coffer on Stand

The coffer of domed form, lockable, and lacquered with bucolic Chinese landscape scenes in gilt and polychrome on a black ground; extensively fitted with brass strapwork and lockplates, engraved in conforming Chinese taste, with carrying handles to the sides; having a gilt fleck decorated interior; seated on a later carved giltwood stand in the manner of William Kent, with wyverns at the front angles with scrolled legs to the rear, with Vitruvian scrolls issuing from a central scallop shell.
Chinese/English, Circa 1730 and later

Dimensions: H: 35.5 in / 90 cm W: 42 in / 107 cm D: 22 in / 55 cm

ITEM ID
8473
DEPTH
21.75" (55 cm)
HEIGHT
35.3" (90 cm)
AGE
18th Century
ROOM
guest bedroom, living room, master bedroom
STYLE
Asian
THEME
Asian, English Country, Floral
WIDTH
42.25" (107 cm)
PRODUCT
Chests
TYPE
Antique

Butchoff Antiques

James Kaye
154 Kensington Church Street
London W8 4BN
UK
Tel: 44 (0) 20 7221 8174
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    18th Century Chinese Lacquer Chest on English Giltwood Stand

    £22,500 GBP
    ~ $28,386