1019. A Carved Cinnabar Lacquer Circular Box and Cover

Objektsbeskrivning
A Carved Cinnabar Lacquer Circular Box and Cover, carved with Wangmu 'Queen Mother of the West' who is offering her peaches of immortality to Shou Lao 'God of Longevity' in a wondrous landscape setting, set against varying grounds of diaper, its curving walls surrounded by peony and leafy scroll bands, interior and base covered in black lacquer, the base with Tianqi mark, 19th century, diameter c. 27 cm; wear