Réf : 68465
A round box carved with flowers and characters, China, early 19th century
The round carved red lacquer box resting on a small feet with keyfret pattern. The cover adorned with a round medallion depicting scholars and their servants in a rocky landscape. The sides of the box and cover with multilobed cartouches enclosing flowers of the four seasons (prunus, peonies, lotus and chrysanthemums) and alternating with lotus scrolls.
Provenance : German private collection