Lot 262

A CHINESE THREE-COLOUR CINNABAR LACQUER 'LYCHEE' BOX AND COVER.

Qing Dynasty, 18th Century.

Of irregular section, the cover carved in varying relief with lychee borne on a leafy steam, in ochre, red, and blue, on finely carved geometric diaper ground, the sides of the box carved in red with wan-diaper, the interiors and base lacquered black, 11.5cm long.

清十八世紀   剔彩荔枝型蓋盒

Estimate: £600-£800

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