Korean Lacquered Chest
Korean homes tend to be relatively small; the furnishings are also of moderate sizes to balance and harmonize within the space. The tradition of furniture carpentry represents a cultural achievement unequaled in Asia. The craft is characterized by simple and sensitive designs portraying compact styles for practicality.
Korean lacquered chest or scholars table with a carved polychromed facade.
Circa: 19th c
Material: Lacquered wood
Condition: Good, some chips to the wood
Dimensions: 32" wide, 11" deep, 13" tall
Inventory number: FR1461