Late 19th – Early 20th century
Wood – Mother of pearl
72 cm high – 69.5 cm wide
Provenance: From the UK Art market
Also called X chair, this type of folding chair with a frame like an X originated in the Italian Renaissance.
The present backless chair or stool is decorated with inlaid mother of pearl rounds and flowers and carved foliage and geometric patterns.
An Anglo-Indian Savonarola-type armchair
An Indian carved ivory group of a Maharaja on a state elephant
An Indian carved ivory group of Arjun’s chariot
An Anglo-Indian Teak Octagonal Folding Table