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AN UNUSUAL CARVED ROSEWOOD CHAIR

Indian. Early 19th Century.

Measurements

Height: 33 1/8" (84 cm); Width: 27 7/8" (71 cm); Depth: 22 1/8" (56 cm).

Research
Of solid rosewood. The open back with arched fish-scale and foliate carved backrail is enclosed within carved u-form uprights with reverse facing zoomorphic masks. The tapering armrests connect to a carved ‘U’ form front rail headed by handrests carved as zoomorphic heads. The arched legs centered by an incurved panel of repeating flower head motifs the whole raised on four hairy carved hoof feet. The saddle seat of solid rosewood in two parts.

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