A fine and rare pair of jichimu horseshoe chairs Late Ming / early Qing dynasty

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Lot 201
A fine and rare pair of jichimu horseshoe chairs
Late Ming / early Qing dynasty

HK$ 500,000 - 800,000
US$ 64,000 - 100,000
A fine and rare pair of jichimu horseshoe chairs
Late Ming / early Qing dynasty
Each finely worked with an elegant 'U'-form crest curving to form outscrolled hand grips, vertically centred by a rectangular inverted 'S'-shaped splat intricately carved with a stylised lingzhi motif enclosing a chilong dragon, the cane seat resting on four straight legs framed by an elaborate apron carved with scroll motifs.
98cm (38 1/2in) high. (2).

Footnotes

  • 明末/清初 鐵力木圈椅一對
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