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Hand-Painted Chinoiserie and Red Lacquer Armoire from China, 19th Century

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A 19th century hand-painted chinoiserie and red lacquer armoire from China. This Chinese 19th century armoire displays a red lacquer and hand-painted gilt chinoiserie designs. The rectangular armoire rests on four legs linked on the sides by two stretchers. The piece is varnished with a red lacquer. The front edge showcases gilt foliage designs, and the two doors feature hand-painted gilt chinoiserie, perhaps a palace scene with Chinese characters. The doors open thanks to simple ring pulls that sit on a stylish brass plate with a slide lock. This Chinese 19th century hand-painted chinoiserie and red lacquer armoire would be an uncommon storage unit in most homes, particularly in a living room or perhaps even a bedroom for storing bedding or towels.

Details

  • Materials and techniques
  • Condition
    Good.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 71.75 in. x W 46 in. x D 25.5 in.

    H 182.25 cm x W 116.84 cm x D 64.77 cm

  • Seller location
    Yonkers, NY
  • Seller reference number
    YN2527
  • Reference number
    LU86391802322

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