A rare and important red lacquered cabinet. 16th Century Ming Dynasty.
Silent Angler in an Autumn Wood 1475 (Hanging scroll; ink and color on paper) | Shen Zhou (Chinese, 1427–1509) Period: Ming dynasty
China - Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
Phoenix crown worn by the Ming Dynasty Empress Xiaoduan. She was the wife of Emperor Wanli who reigned from 1573 to 1620. The enameled crown is decorated with pearls and turquoise. There is another view on the next page.