Lot 767 (The Asian Works of Art Auction, 9th April 2021)
Sold for £1,500
Both chairs have a degree of wobble and require attention to the joints. Height to seat 52cm. One chair back, to the back, shows cracking and losses. A small loss to the frame of same chair. Also pictured. Light surface marks.
PAIR OF CHINESE IRONWOOD ARMCHAIRS,
the backs richly carved and pierced with fruiting vines and animals, the arms with pierced supports, with plain seats and on square supports joined with stretchers, the seat 62cm at widest point
Provenance: A Private Scottish Collection
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