Painted Opera Trunk in Black Lacquer
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Gansu, circa 1880
This delightful trunk is in its original black lacquer,with paintings that depict a scene from a Chinese opera - two figures at a table dressed in bright robes. This mainscene is flanked to the sides and below with furtherpaintings of flowers. The trunk is of a type used by opera troupes as they toured the countryside promoting their production. The painting on the front was effectively an advert for whatever opera they were performing.
|Dimensions:||depth: 56cm, height: 62cm, width: 87cm|
Delivery and returns
This item is sold and dispatched directly by Shimu.
|Mainland UK - standard delivery||£49.00|
|Highlands/Islands of Scotland||£69.00|
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