Large 19th Century Red Lacquer and Gold Chinoiserie Armoire from China
This large armoire was made during the 19th century in China, using red lacquered wood and gold accents to create delicate chinoiserie motifs. The Chinoiserie armoire features a refined rectangular shape with two doors flanked by two narrow panels. The skirt is adorned with an exquisitely carved panel with foliage motifs. The armoire is entirely varnished with red lacquer and decorated with Chinese characters attending to their business.
A rectangular lock opens the doors to reveal two shelves and lower drawers, allowing great storage possibilities. This Chinese 19th century large red lacquered armoire with golden chinoiserie would add an exotic touch in any home, particularly in a living room or a bedroom.