A nest of three Chinese blackwood tables with a Jichimu floating panel top, Republic period, the graduated set of rectangular shape, a plain apron with stepped beading, corner square legs ending in half hoof feet, height 61 cm, width 51, D 36 cm
A Japanese gilded butterfly decorated black lacquer table lectern (kendai), 20th century, together with two large Oriental tassels, 48 cm high, 49 cm wide, 35 cm deep. Provenance: Christie's Australia, 8 April 2003, Lot 173
An Japanese gilt and lacquer altar table with an ornately carved apron on curved legs, Meiji period, 1875-1912, a circular lacquer and gilt stand with scalloped apron and turn feet (2), height 28 cm, length 43 cmand diameter 18 cm
An antique Japanese scholar's or personal table, Meiji period, 19th to early 20th century, the low rectangular table finely inlaid with a mother-of-pearl aquatic scene with ducks and lotus, figural spandrels with dragon, phoenix, qilin and tortoise, an
A Chinese timber chest, probably Republic period, early 20th century, the table chest of drawers with a key operated removable front, with finger jointed edges, a pair of bronze 'C' scroll carry handles, a circular key plate and cast domed decorati
A long Chinese hardwood hall table, Guangxu period (1871-1908), the top with a floating panel above a carved and pierced apron with a bats, ruyi fungus and other fruit and flowers, supported on recessed bracket legs, the timber with a reddish brown colour
An 18th century Japanese altar table, Edo period (1603-1868), beautifully carved with main gilt gold decoration of stylised flowers, with kanagu (metalwork) fittings of panels including chrysanthemums, the top featuring polished hardwood and classic turned
Chinese Republic period carved hardwood table screen. Mounted with a famille rose porcelain plaque. Provenance: Estate late Lawrence & Nora (nee Moon) Illingworth - Collected Shanghai c.1920s-30s; thence by descent. 54 x 34 cm (plaque) 84 x 48 cm (overall)
A Japanese black lacquered four panel table screen depicting a geisha dancing, mother of pearl inlay hand painted gold decorations. Provenance: From the private collection of an Australian diplomat. 30 cm height, 10 cm per panel
A Chinese huanghuali table-top chest, guanpixiang, Late Qing dynasty or Republic period of rectangular form with a bail handle on each side, the hinged domed cover set with brass ruyi-head corner mounts and chain, opening to reveal a separate compartment a
A Japanese marble topped rosewood table, Meiji period (late 19th century), the circular table with mottled rose marble insert to a beaded top with a pierced and decoratively carved apron upon four cabriole legs with lion dog carved knees and paw feet, Unit
A large Chinese carved wooden table screen with mother-of-pearl inlay, Republic period the screen carved in high relief with a newly-wed couple meeting probably the god of marriage set in a garden landscape, verso with symbols of fortuity and longevity, th
A cane and Japanese lacquer occasional table, first half 20th century, the octagonal top lacquered in black, red, and gold with scenes of small birds amidst flowering foliage, on a cane base of four legs with various cross-stretchers. Height 71 cm. Width a
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