June 23, 2022 10:00 EST

Collect: Asian Arts

 
  Lot 141
 

141

A Chinese hardwood side table
19th/early 20th century

The rectangular top with rounded ends, inset with a floating panel, above an open apron with "bi"- shaped ornaments and scrolls, the ends with open scroll medallions above horizontal apron, humpback stretchers above feet at sides, the rectangular legs with beaded molding, terminating in scrolled feet.

H: 32 1/4 in. L: 39 in. D: 15 in.

PROVENANCE:

Property formerly in the collection of Harry J. Haon II (1901-1989), thence by descent

Haon was employed by E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company, and was promoted in 1954 to the Foreign Relations Department as Manager of the European Office, London, England, until his retirement in 1962. Mr. Haon continued to live part-time in London into the late 1970s. It is believed that many of the Asian arts in his collection were acquired during this time in London.

Sold for $693
Estimated at $1,500 - $2,500


 

The rectangular top with rounded ends, inset with a floating panel, above an open apron with "bi"- shaped ornaments and scrolls, the ends with open scroll medallions above horizontal apron, humpback stretchers above feet at sides, the rectangular legs with beaded molding, terminating in scrolled feet.

PROVENANCE:

Property formerly in the collection of Harry J. Haon II (1901-1989), thence by descent

Haon was employed by E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company, and was promoted in 1954 to the Foreign Relations Department as Manager of the European Office, London, England, until his retirement in 1962. Mr. Haon continued to live part-time in London into the late 1970s. It is believed that many of the Asian arts in his collection were acquired during this time in London.

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