Woven Bamboo and Rattan Chairs

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

About

Early 20th century European style bent bamboo chairs with woven cane seats and traces of original lacquer. Three available, priced individually.



Pagoda Red Collection #: Y075





Keywords: Chair, seating, desk, office, side, dining, stool, bench

Details

  • Place of Origin
    Shanxi Province, China
  • Date of Manufacture
    1930's
  • Period
    1930-1939
    Materials and Techniques
    Bamboo
    Cane
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dimensions
    35.5 in. H x 17.75 in. W x 20 in. D
    90 cm H x 45 cm W x 51 cm D
  • Dealer Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    U1005188200968
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2006

Typical response time: 1 hour

Located in Chicago, IL

More from this Seller

Chinese Bamboo Dining Chairs with Woven Seat
Chinese Bamboo Dining Chairs with Woven Seat
Bamboo
A lovely and unique chair from China. The majority of the structure is made of bamboo. There are a total of five (5) chairs available.
Pair of Early 20th Century Chinese of Rattan Top Black Lacquer Stools
Pair of Early 20th Century Chinese of Rattan Top B...
Elm, Rattan
A pair of stools from Northern China with elmwood bodies and woven rattan tops. Each stool has a stretcher on each side and legs ending in hoofed feet.
Chinese Provincial Roundback Chair
Chinese Provincial Roundback Chair
Elm
Prior to the 10th century Chinese society eschewed raised seats in favor of mats. The addition of chairs and other elevated forms of seating allowed craftsmen to adapt traditional cabin...
Chinese Provincial Roundback Chair
Chinese Provincial Roundback Chair
Wood
In ancient China people sat, slept, and ate on floor mats. Elevated seating began later and was often influenced by foreign furniture. These 19th century chairs have a distinctively Chi...
Chinese Black Guanmaoyi Chair
Chinese Black Guanmaoyi Chair
Elm
With its strong lines and upright stature, this imposing piece of furniture was the chair of choice for a 19th century administrator in northern China. Made of northern elmwood, the cha...
Chinese Black Guanmaoyi Chair
Chinese Black Guanmaoyi Chair
Elm
With its strong lines and upright stature, this imposing piece of furniture was the chair of choice for a 19th century administrator in Northern China. Made of northern elmwood, the cha...
Monumental Burl Wood Chair
Monumental Burl Wood Chair
Burl
This rare, natural form chair was purchased from a collector of burls who spent years scouring the Chinese countryside looking for interesting examples. Burls are sometimes mistaken for...
Pair of Chinese Yokeback Chairs
Pair of Chinese Yokeback Chairs
Elm
In the West, this type of chair is commonly called a "yokeback" chair because its top rail looks like a yoke for an oxe. However, in China, the name translates to "lamp hanger" chair, d...
Pair of Chinese Provincial Bentform Chairs
Pair of Chinese Provincial Bentform Chairs
Cypress
These 19th century cypress chairs with gently curved crest rails and undulating aprons were created by the age-old process of soaking, bending, and heating the wood to form it into the ...
Pair of Chinese Tall Back Porch Chairs
Pair of Chinese Tall Back Porch Chairs
Rattan, Elm
Unusual for the small-scale, this pair of 19th century tall back chairs are diminutive updates on the Classic yoke-back armchair popular since the Song dynasty. Also referred to as offi...
Chinese Moon Gazing Chair with Upturned Arms
Chinese Moon Gazing Chair with Upturned Arms
Elm
This moon gazing chair was constructed in the 19th century in Shanxi, China. It was handmade by a rural carpenter who heated and bent the willow wood into the rounded and upturned shape...
Pair of Chinese Roundback Meditation Chairs
Pair of Chinese Roundback Meditation Chairs
Elm
A beautiful pair of Chinese Northern Elmwood chairs from Shanxi Province, China. These chairs feature a wide seat and comfortable roundback shape.