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Rare Antique Hand-Carved Chinese Cabinet with Monkeys Sideboard Bookcase Drawers

$7,229.7620% Off


We are delighted to offer for sale this absolutely stunning hand-carved Chinese cabinet with drawers depicting bird’s, flowers and large monkeys A truly stunning find, the plinth base separates into two sections, the first is almost completely carve from top to bottom in floral leaf designs, the next section is a plain plinth, the point of it being plain is to break up the carving and make the main body and base really pop. The top section is a tour de force is detailed carving, you have birds of paradise and flowers on every panel, then the two large monkeys and fretwork carving around the edges, it really is a work of art from every angle In terms of condition we have deep cleaned hand condition waxed and hand polished it, the timber has a lovely aged patina, there no real damage or issues to speak of, one timber split on a back panel, all the carving is in place with no losses Dimensions Height 128 cm Width 153 cm Depth 51 cm Please note all measurements are taken at the widest point. Condition Please view the very detailed pictures as they form part of the description around condition Please note vintage period and original items such as leather seating will always have natural patina in the form of cracking creasing and wear, we recommend regular waxing to ensure no moisture is lost, also hand dyed leather is not recommended to sit in direct sunlight for prolonged periods of time as it will dry out and fade.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 50.4 in. (128 cm)Width: 60.24 in. (153 cm)Depth: 20.08 in. (51 cm)
  • Style
    Chinese Export (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    19th Century
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU2823310037351

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: London, United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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