A rare large tianqi lacquer ‘hundred antiques’ panel
Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, 1662-1722, China
Height: 86.5 cm 34.06 inches, width: 129.7 cm 51.06 inches
The panel is elaborately decorated with the ‘Hundred Antiques’ depicting archaic bronzes, books, and vases containing various large blooms, all reserved on a cell-pattern ground. The frame is intricately carved with archaistic scrolls and lotus blossoms.