清 乾隆 1736-1795 剔红雕花圆盖盒
Dimensions: 21cm diameter
– A private Parisian collection
The central medallion of the cover carved with branches of peony, chrysanthemum, lotus and various other flowers set amongst foliage and ‘lingzhi’ fungus on a diaper ground. The side panels of the box enclosed by key-fret borders and carved with pomegranates surrounded by a meandering lotus scroll and a variety of leafs and flowers.