early c20th japanese carved lacquer taisho period low reception or coffee table

Early C20th Japanese carved lacquer Taisho period low reception or coffee table.


| $1,065 USD | €906 EUR

Item Ref

ML 184


Early C20th Japanese carved lacquer Taisho period low reception or coffee table.
Highly-decorative Japanese lacquer low table made in the reign of the Emperor Taisho . The top decorated with bold raised lacquer chrysanthemum flower heads and featuring a pea-hen and peacock , the 'eyes' of the tail feathers inlaid with abalone shell detail. Strong bold colours in vivid contrast to the black lacquer ground.
Raised on bold scrolled feet , the correspondingly decorated friezes with pierced detail .
In 'as found' , country-house condition with some chipping and wear to the lacquer and with an historic join gap to the centre of the top . Nonetheless a bold decorative statement to add impact and exotic Oriental flair to a design scheme .
In strong , useable condition.
H 14"
W 44"
D 20"
Japan c. 1920
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
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Internal Ref: ML 184


Height = 36 cm (14")
Width = 112 cm (44")
Depth = 50 cm (20")

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