Two Door Two Drawer Red Lacquer Chest

c. 1850
$3,680 USD SOLD
W: 37.5" D: 17.5" H: 36.75"
Northern Elmwood
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This 19th-century chest hailing out of Northern China started its life as a storage trunk with a solid lacquered front. Artisans skilled in traditional Chinese carpentry reconfigured it into a two-door chest and applied additional coats of lacquer, achieving a variegated red with colored undertones from its past.

Additional Dimensions
Drawer: 11.75"W x 13.75"D x 3.75"H
Top shelf: 35.25"W x 14.75"D x 10"H
Bottom shelf: 35.25"W x 14.75"D x 8"H
Opening: 36.5"W x 16"H

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