Lot 138: OPEN WORK FRAME LEGS HUANGHUALI LONG ALTAR TABLE
November 11, 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
Description: A carved HuangHuaLi Chinese long altar table. The rectangular top panel over flared on both ends surmounting a slightly waisted plain apron flanked by scalloped spandrels forming incurved chilong dragon over the legs. Raised on trestle legs framing openwork entwined chilong dragons. Showing dense hardwood, golden-honey-brown hue shades with smooth lustrous surface. The HuangHuaLi wood displays a translucent shimmering surface with abstractly figured patterns appearing like ghost faces motif.
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Dimensions: Dimension: 33.5"H x 78-5/8"L x 19"D
Date: Qing Dynasty