A pair of filled in and incised red lacquer low stands
Ming dynasty, 17th century, China
明, 17世紀, 中國
明 17世紀 中國
Height: 51 cm, 20.1 inches
The hexagonal shaped tops are supported on six cabriole legs - each ending in a scrolling leaf foot and resting on a hexagonal base. The tops are decorated with birds resting in flowering trees within a hexagonal central panel, around which are six further shaped panels of flowering plants each divided by a geometric design.