Lot 81: English Chinoiserie Decorated Sewing Stand
December 2, 2016
Hillsborough, NC, USALive Auction
mid 19th century, having a black lacquered surface with allover gilt and hand painted scenes of landscape, dragons, foliate forms, the case with side handles is raised on a turned standard with scrolled feet. The interior of the case features a removable upper tray, upper small lidded trays, assorted sewing accessories. Two keys are included.
32.5 x 17 x 12 in.
From the Estate of Charles and Wilmont Gibbs, Charleston, SC
Condition Report: Loose interior dividers; paint loss especially at the edges and corners; case and standard are not original to each other,