1st item: Chinese carved, gilt and polychrome decorated miniature chest of drawers, with a three over two over one drawer configuration. The drawer fronts with carved wan li, lattice, and foliate designs, a carved and pierced skirt, and carved feet. Several drawers have dividers and all are lined with metal. Red overall polychrome painted surface with gilt and green highlights to the drawers and skirt. 12 1/2" H x 19 5/8" W x 10 3/4" D. 19th century. 2nd item: Chinese carved hardwood side table with a molded top, carved drop style frieze, shaped legs supporting two staggered shelves and shaped stretchers. 29" H x 16 1/2" W x 12 1/4" D. Late 19th century.
Private Williamson County, Tennessee collection.
1st item: Overall good condition, scattered minor losses and wear. 2nd item: Overall good condition, split to one shelf.