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This lovely clock has a shape reminiscent of a pagoda. Its brown tone and authentic Chinese characters make this piece a true classic. This collection of fine Chinese home furnishings is hand-crafted by artisans working in the age-old tradition of China's Fujian Province, known worldwide for its dazzling lacquerware and wood carving. Built with Philippine mahogany and elm wood, this furniture features an indigenous Fujian lacquering style which uses seven carefully polished layers of lacquer-tree sap to create a complex, beautiful, and sturdy surface; each piece is then antique-finished for a gorgeous authentic look. The resulting surface has a matte finish, unusual among Chinese lacquer furniture, which is usually very shiny. Many pieces also include genuine brass hardware, which is antiqued and finished to resist rust. These pieces are based on traditional designs steeped in ancient Asian history, and exhibit many common natural and cultural motifs, often adapted from ancient and beloved Asian art. Because of Fujian's proximity to Japan, many of these designs show a Japanese influence. For instance, many of these pieces depict geisha, a celebrated symbol of Japan. Other motifs include birds, animals, and flowers, all of which are meaningful in Buddhist and Confucian-influenced cultures. The painted panels also often include lines of calligraphy and red seals; these have often traditionally been included in Chinese paintings, and many tell stories or poems, adding a lyrical element to the simple beauty of the artwork.
The rudimentary geometric design of this
mirror adds to its inherent charm. The antique yellow background features accents of black and red for a pleasing color palette. The mirror measures 10.5" in diameter. This collection of fine Chinese home furnishings is hand crafted ...
An exceptional decorative wall mirror, with
lovely oriental accents. The mirror frame is beautifully accented by a rustic black over red distressed lacquer finish on the wood trim; the black decoupage appliqueacute; is beautifully accented with raised Chinese calligraphy characters in deep burgundy. ...