All Cabinets Chairs Chests Tables Misc

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18th Century; Elm and speckled bamboo; Shanxi                           
17th C, walnut, Shanxi. Pair shows classical simple and elegant Ming style. Walnut high price wood in China through ages.
Mid-18th c, walnut, original iron fittings, Shanxi.  30"w, 16.5" d, 80.5" h. This pair of cabinets show the four-sides-square design. 
  Mid 17th C, Shanxi, original lacquer and hardware, doors with "Hundred Antiquities" painting, "taohuan" panels at base; marble slab
17th Century (late Ming), original lacquer over core wood, original hardware, Shanxi 35¾” h. 30¾” h. 17½” d. The pair
18th C, Camphor, Fujian.  Height makes it likely used as valued altar table, antique lacquered and carved half-round tables rare.
  16th Century, Elm, Shanxi. Thick dark lacquer mixed with fibers and "inverted sword leg" style characterize its Ming origin;
19th C, elm, found in Beijing.  28" w, 17.5" d, 15.5" h. This low table is a unique opium-gadgets storing
18th C, Northern Elm, Shanxi. Traditional design and construction; 'taohuan' side panel between legs; top shows patina of old age.
Mid Qing Dynasty, Elm, Shanxi.  Simple style with beautiful original hardware; has timeless simplicity 39.5” L. 19.75” D. 75” H
  Late 1800s, pine, Inner Mongolia. 27” h. 41” w. 25¾” d. This trunk is made with wooden nails and
18th C, Cypress, Fujian.  Original lacquer and brass lock-plate; gilded relief carvings with symbolic significance.  48.25" L, 23.25" W, 35.5"
Late 1800s, cypress, Anhui. Both sides decorated so can stand beautifully in middle of room; drawers have original lock-plates 59.5"
19th C, Elm, Shaanxi.  Unique design influenced by Spanish Moors; so beautifully styled and carved deemed more suitable for temples
Mid 1800s, elm or cypress, Shanxi.  Carved with ancient symbolic motifs; original metal door pulls.         7' 5''
Ming Dynasty; porcelain; in excellent condition.  19” h. 15” d. This barrel-shaped garden seat is painted with Ming period favorite
19th C, Pine, Sichuan.  Full-figure lama image on furniture is rare, as is antique furniture from this region. 61” W
  Mid-1900s.  Found in China after Japanese Occupation; pine; original metal fixtures inside and out; "Ice Box" manufacturer's name-plate in
Reproduction, Beijing.  Made with centuries-old Northern Elm by Chinese craftsmen adapt in traditional method of construction; solidly built, ornamented by
18th/19th C, elm; Shanxi province. Traditional construction; original drawer pull; natural tree lacquer over core wood.  40" w, 16" d,
18th C, walnut, Shanxi. 32½” h. 16¼” w. 14½” d. The pair is finely crafted in a waisted style with
18th Century; Sophora (Huai) and elm wood; Shanxi.  Original ironwork, double locking mechanism, supporting base from centuries old wood.  53"
Ca. 1850, elm, bamboo, Shanxi.  Rare because bamboo pieces often too fragile to survive the ravage of time.  Good condition. 
18th C, Northern Elm, Shanxi.  Technique of 'Miaojin' and 'pi ma gua' shows antiquity; patina adds interest to modern décor.
19th c, Northern Elm, Shanxi.  32"w, 14" d, 19.5" h. This pair of benches show a classically graceful profile not
Late 1800s, elm, Shanxi Province.  Classical in its simplicity of design; easy to fit in at a dining table or
17th C, Northern Elm, Shanxi.  This "Grand Tudor Chair" has a wide seat; worn footrest testifies to antiquity. 39” h.
19th C, Elm, Shanxi.  Chair constructed and decorated like fine adult version; shallow storage compartment under seat for toys.  
Early 18th C, Elm, Shanxi.  Thick lacquer crackled with age; faded gilt paintings and auspicious carvings show its original value.

Cabinets

Mid-18th c, walnut, original iron fittings, Shanxi.  30"w, 16.5" d, 80.5" h. This pair of cabinets show the four-sides-square design. 
Mid Qing Dynasty, Elm, Shanxi.  Simple style with beautiful original hardware; has timeless simplicity 39.5” L. 19.75” D. 75” H
Early 18th C, Elm, Shanxi.  Thick lacquer crackled with age; faded gilt paintings and auspicious carvings show its original value.

Chairs

19th C, Elm, Shaanxi.  Unique design influenced by Spanish Moors; so beautifully styled and carved deemed more suitable for temples
19th c, Northern Elm, Shanxi.  32"w, 14" d, 19.5" h. This pair of benches show a classically graceful profile not
Late 1800s, elm, Shanxi Province.  Classical in its simplicity of design; easy to fit in at a dining table or
17th C, Northern Elm, Shanxi.  This "Grand Tudor Chair" has a wide seat; worn footrest testifies to antiquity. 39” h.
19th C, Elm, Shanxi.  Chair constructed and decorated like fine adult version; shallow storage compartment under seat for toys.  

Chests

  Mid 17th C, Shanxi, original lacquer and hardware, doors with "Hundred Antiquities" painting, "taohuan" panels at base; marble slab
17th Century (late Ming), original lacquer over core wood, original hardware, Shanxi 35¾” h. 30¾” h. 17½” d. The pair
  Late 1800s, pine, Inner Mongolia. 27” h. 41” w. 25¾” d. This trunk is made with wooden nails and
19th C, Pine, Sichuan.  Full-figure lama image on furniture is rare, as is antique furniture from this region. 61” W
18th C, Northern Elm, Shanxi.  Technique of 'Miaojin' and 'pi ma gua' shows antiquity; patina adds interest to modern décor.

Tables

18th Century; Elm and speckled bamboo; Shanxi                           
17th C, walnut, Shanxi. Pair shows classical simple and elegant Ming style. Walnut high price wood in China through ages.
18th C, Camphor, Fujian.  Height makes it likely used as valued altar table, antique lacquered and carved half-round tables rare.
  16th Century, Elm, Shanxi. Thick dark lacquer mixed with fibers and "inverted sword leg" style characterize its Ming origin;
19th C, elm, found in Beijing.  28" w, 17.5" d, 15.5" h. This low table is a unique opium-gadgets storing
18th C, Northern Elm, Shanxi. Traditional design and construction; 'taohuan' side panel between legs; top shows patina of old age.
18th C, Cypress, Fujian.  Original lacquer and brass lock-plate; gilded relief carvings with symbolic significance.  48.25" L, 23.25" W, 35.5"
Late 1800s, cypress, Anhui. Both sides decorated so can stand beautifully in middle of room; drawers have original lock-plates 59.5"
Reproduction, Beijing.  Made with centuries-old Northern Elm by Chinese craftsmen adapt in traditional method of construction; solidly built, ornamented by
18th/19th C, elm; Shanxi province. Traditional construction; original drawer pull; natural tree lacquer over core wood.  40" w, 16" d,
18th C, walnut, Shanxi. 32½” h. 16¼” w. 14½” d. The pair is finely crafted in a waisted style with
18th Century; Sophora (Huai) and elm wood; Shanxi.  Original ironwork, double locking mechanism, supporting base from centuries old wood.  53"
Ca. 1850, elm, bamboo, Shanxi.  Rare because bamboo pieces often too fragile to survive the ravage of time.  Good condition. 

Miscellaneous

Mid 1800s, elm or cypress, Shanxi.  Carved with ancient symbolic motifs; original metal door pulls.         7' 5''
Ming Dynasty; porcelain; in excellent condition.  19” h. 15” d. This barrel-shaped garden seat is painted with Ming period favorite
  Mid-1900s.  Found in China after Japanese Occupation; pine; original metal fixtures inside and out; "Ice Box" manufacturer's name-plate in