Chinese Export Gilt Lacquered Cabinet on Stand


Extraordinary Chinese gilt lacquered cabinet on stand. Features a Jappaned case embellished with relief carved flora and fauna in gilt applied to three sides. Amazing example of fine Chinese export decorated with gilt painted accents on the inside and outside. Supported by a European influenced base with short cabriole legs and a scalloped apron. Intricately carved birds, trees, and flowers stand out on a black lacquered background. The case is fronted by four doors. The upper cabinet having a two shelf interior. The back has a removable panel. The cabinet has brass hardware with decorative lock plates and pulls.

Dimensions: 38"w x 23"d x 59"h

Circa: Mid 20th Century

Condition: Excellent, minor wear consistent with age and use. Age appropriate wear.