Chinese Horseshoe Armchair

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Rare late 18th century Chinese horseshoe armchair with curving top rail connected with "pipe joints" and ending in out swept arms. Features simple curved back splat and legs joined with step stretchers. This chair demonstrates superb Chinese craftsmanship, aesthetic preference and the science of joinery.
Details
Place of Origin
China
Date of Manufacture
18th Century
Period
18th Century and Earlier
Condition
Excellent
Dimensions
39 in. H x 25 in. W x 22 in. D
99 cm H x 63 cm W x 56 cm D
Dealer Location
New York, NY
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
U080325843834
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