Asian Art Auction

December 04, 2017

LOT 172

Lot 172

A Huanghuali Spindle Door Cabinet

A Huanghuali Spindle Door Cabinet
Lot 172 Details
A Huanghuali Spindle Door Cabinet

The cabinet composed of two sections; the top section with spindle wood doors and sides, the bottom section with two drawers above a shelf with spandrels joined to the legs
66.9 x 34.8 x 17.3 in — 170.5 x 88.5 x 44 cm

Estimate $15,000-$18,000

Realised: $14,400
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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A Huanghuali Spindle Door Cabinet
  • A Huanghuali Spindle Door Cabinet

For a discussion on this form of cabinet, see Wang Shixiang, Connoisseurship of Chinese Furniture: Ming and Early Qing Dynasties, vol.I, Hong Kong 1990, p.84


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 172

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

Note: Condition ratings and condition details are the subjective opinions of our specialists and should be used as a guide only. Waddington’s uses due care when preparing condition details, however, our staff are not professional restorers or conservators. Condition details and reports are not warranties and each lot is sold “as is” in accordance with the buyer’s terms and conditions of sale. In all cases the prospective purchaser is responsible for inspecting the property themselves prior to placing a bid.