CLASSICAL CHINESE FURNITURE FROM A EUROPEAN PRIVATE COLLECTION | 歐洲私人明清家具珍藏
November 4, 07:52 PM GMT
30,000 - 50,000 GBP
CLASSICAL CHINESE FURNITURE FROM A EUROPEAN PRIVATE COLLECTION
A HUANGHUALI HORSESHOE-BACK ARMCHAIR, QUANYI
with a curving toprail sloping down to the arms supported on serpentine side posts and terminating in a curved hook beyond the corner posts set with shaped spandrels, the backsplat carved with a ruyi-shaped panel enclosing dragons, the back corner posts continuing below the rectangular frame, with mat seat, to the back legs joined by stretchers, the front legs with a cusped arching apron
99.2 by 67.5 by 66 cm, 39⅛ by 26½ by 26 in.
Purchased from Hei Hung-Lu, Hong Kong, late 1980s/early 1990s.