19th Century Chinese Scholars Stump Stool

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Full of natural character, this organically shaped elmwood stump of provided the perfect perch for a 19th century scholar. The stool’s rustic character would have brought to mind the ancient trees depicted in Chinese scrolls that symbolized the great sages and conjured up the romantic notion of living in nature.

Details

  • Of the Period
    Qing
  • Place of Origin
    China
  • Date of Manufacture
    19th Century
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    13 in. H x 23 in. W x 18 in. D
    33 cm H x 58 cm W x 46 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU82009818023
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