Lot 65: Lacquer Coffee Table with Gilt Chinoiserie, China, 20th C.
by Auctionata Paddle8 AG
October 22, 2016
Berlin, Berlin, GermanyLive Auction
Wood, black and red lacquered, partially painted in gold, black contoured
China, 20th century
In European Rococo style
Revolving scenic motifs on the curved aprons with architecture, insects, and figure staffage in a landscape between garlands
Acanthus leaves in gold on the front of the curved legs
Table top with high profiled rim
Rocailles and flowers in the pendentives of the plate
Dimensions: 52 x 75 x 60 cm (height x width x depth)
The Chinese table was made in the style of European Rococo. Revolving scenic motifs can be found on the curved aprons with. They show architecture, insects, and passenger figures in a landscape between garlands. The front sides of the curved legs are decorated with acanthus leaves. The black painted removable table top with the profiled rim shows gold painted rocailles and flowers in the pendentives of the plate.
Two legs are glued and the coloring is partly rubbed. The table has light scratches, flaws, and minimal color losses. It measures 52 x 75 x 60 cm (height x width x depth). (bed)
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