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PROPERTY FROM A GERMAN PRIVATE COLLECTION

A PAIR OF INSCRIBED AND METAL-MOUNTED HONGMU 'OFFICIAL'S HAT' ARMCHAIRS
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
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PROPERTY FROM A GERMAN PRIVATE COLLECTION

A PAIR OF INSCRIBED AND METAL-MOUNTED HONGMU 'OFFICIAL'S HAT' ARMCHAIRS
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
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A PAIR OF INSCRIBED AND METAL-MOUNTED HONGMU 'OFFICIAL'S HAT' ARMCHAIRS
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
each with round yokeback toprail supported on slender round stiles extending to the back legs, the bulging armrests supported on serpentine side posts and 'gooseneck' front posts, the S-curved backsplat carved with the Tang Dynasty poem Wangyue huaiyuan by Hang Jiuling, above the rectangular seat set with soft mat, the feet joined by stretchers and a footrest above humpback aprons, the front legs with a humpback apron, floral etched white-metal mounts to both ends of the top rail, front corner of the seat and top of the front posts 
Quantity: 2
117 by 61 by 46 cm, 46 by 24 by 18 in.
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