Chinese Moon Gazing Armchair
Chinese, late 19th-early 20th century. A moon gazing armchair or lounge chair in carved hardwood, having a shaped crest above a sloped and paneled back, continuing to scrolled arms above a paneled seat, all rising on splayed legs connected by stretchers; oah. 31.25 in.
Surface wear and imperfections as would be expected with age and use. Cracks under handholds with a repair under proper left handhold. Proper front right foot with an age split. Some other minor shrinkage cracks and joint separations. Old inventory number painted on underside of rear seat rail.