Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Pair of Continuous Yoke-back Armchairs

Auction:
2783T
Lot:
1292
Sold for:
$461$375

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2783T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
February 17, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Pair of Continuous Yoke-back Armchairs, China, 20th century, hardwood, the simple yoke joins the rear posts continuing through the seat to form the back legs, the C-curve splat carved with an auspicious symbol, the C-shaped arms with tapered braces in the middle of each arm, the seat panel set in a curved-edge frame, beaded aprons, three stretchers, the footrest with plain apron, ht. 43, ht. seat 20 1/2, wd. 24, dp. 17 3/4 in.
Estimate $700-900

One needs tightening, shrinkage to both seat panels, crack in one, 2 inch chip from one footrest, 2 x 2 inch chip from one back leg, one arm brace loose.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

China

Departments

Specialists