~ 19th Century Chinese Black Lacquered Box And Cover Depicting Figures In A Palace Setting ~
A charming lacquered paper mache box with six gilded and painted figures studying, debating and drinking tea.
~ Condition ~
The artwork remains bright and vivid. The right side of the lid has a crack stemming from an underside chip. The base is sound.
~ Dimensions ~
The box is 30.5 cm (12 inches) wide by 9.5 cm (3.75 inches) deep by 4 cm (1.5 inches) tall. It weighs 260g.