23 - 24 July 2003
This lot is offered without a reserve
A PAIR OF SPINDLE-BACK BAMBOO ARMCHAIRS,
the straight toprail supported on the corner posts bear back at the top and flanking conforming spindles, the armrests similarly supported on spindles and the black-lacquered seat on corner legs with wrapped around bamboo struts forming the apron and strethcer
37in. (94cm.) high, 20½in. (52cm.) wide, 16.5in. (41.9cm.) deep (2)
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Ronald W. Longsdorf, 'Chinese Bamboo Furniture: Its History and Influence on Hardwood Furniture Design', Orientations, Jan 1994, p.82.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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