Exquisite original carving with post and beam structure. Hinges indicate early Ming era, surviving examples are very rare. Made of Northern Elm with lacquer from Shanxi region. Measures 44 1/2" wide, 17 3/4 deep, and 45" high.
Four of these wonderful antique screens are currently available. Mother of Pearl is inset into a Fir frame allowing light to show through. From Shanxi region, 19th century. Each panel is 16 1/4" wide, 1 5/8" deep, and 44 1/2" high.
Exquisite pair of chairs from the early Qing Dynasty between the 17th and 18th century. Notice the red lacquered circles on the back of the chairs.
20.75 inches wide, 16.25 inches deep,seat height is 19 1/2 inches high, and the back is 39 1/2 inches high.
"Yingmengui" is a type of cabinet placed at the front of the foyer to greet the guests. This piece has outstanding original lacquer painting. The age of the piece shows on the patina of the lacquer. It is dated in the early Qing dynasty between 17th and 18th century. The width is 37.4 inches, the depth 23.6 inches,and the height 37.4 inches.