This table, as part of a grand and elaborate bedroom set, would have been the center of attention in the master bedroom of an affluent Qing dynasty household, complementing the beauty of the lady of the house and symbolizing wishes for the success and prosperity of the family.
late 16th century
30 x 43 x 21 1/2 in. (76.2 x 109.2 x 54.6 cm) (show scale)
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Table, late 16th century. Rosewood (Huanghuali), 30 x 43 x 21 1/2 in. (76.2 x 109.2 x 54.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchased with funds given by the B.D.G. Leviton Foundation and the J. Aron Charitable Foundation, 82.28. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 82.28_bw.jpg)
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