23rd May, 2024 14:00

Asian Art | The Illusion of Spontaneity

 
  Lot 1255
 

PAIR OF CHINESE HARDWOOD MING-STYLE FOLDING HORSESHOE-BACK CHAIRS
20TH CENTURY

ebonized, each with large curved crestrail with rounded flattened ends, the central backsplat pierced with two panels of kui dragons, above shallow apron carved with two kui dragons and floral scrolls, with carved spandrels to the join beneath the crestrail decorated with a stylised phoenix, with metal strapwork ruyi motifs to the structural joints around the curved crestrail and metal mounts to the hinged footrest

109cm high

 

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Sold for £420
Estimated at £400 - £800


 
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