Chinese Export Lacquered Bar Cabinet on Stand


Colorful Chinese export dry bar cabinet on the stand featuring a beautiful parcel-gilt lacquered case. The cabinet is fronted by four large decorated doors with brass pulls depicting idyllic landscape scenes. The top section measures 37 inches wide and 19 inches deep and has a mirrored back wall. The inside is lacquered red with foliage motifs in parcel gilt on the inside of the doors. The bottom doors open to reveal a two shelf storage area. The cabinet is decorated on three sides and mounted to a lacquered stand with chow feet. The red lacquer has faded into a dark burgundy color and has a craquelure finish. The finish has an aged patina with paint losses that add to its character and charm. From an estate in San Francisco, CA.

Dimensions: 40"w x 21.5"d x 56.5"h

Circa: Early 20th Century, China

Materials: Wood, Gilt, Brass, Glass

Condition: Good, minor wear consistent with age and use. Beautifully crafted with an aged distressed, and faded patina. Losses on finish as seen in photos.

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