Asian Arts
17 March 2012

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Chinese huanghuali kang table

17th century

The waisted table with an inset plate top and shaped and well-carved skirt and legs showing stylized dragons and scrollwork; rich color.

H: 11 1/2 in.; W: 34 in.



PROVENANCE:

Property of a New England lady
Estimate $8,000-10,000

Table surfaced with 1/2 inch veneer cut, sanded, signs of lacquer, minor losses and chips to apron and throughout.


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Sold for $74,500 (buyer's premium included)