Deep Blue Small Shanxi Sideboard


An antique small sideboard from Shanxi, refinished in a glossy deep blue colour. The carving below boasts distinctive Shanxi-style design, featuring carvings of two lions with their heads gracefully protruding. In the middle of the carving are symbols of the four arts of the Chinese scholar: they are the mastery of 琴 (qín) a stringed instrument like the zither,  棋 (qí) the strategy game of Weiqi (also known as Go), 书 (shū) Chinese calligraphy & poetry, and 画 (huà) Chinese painting.

L135 x D40 x H91cm.

1 in stock

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