Object Place: East Asia, China for export
114.7 cm (45 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Modified Spanish feet on curving legs with arrised knee; back legs canted; flat front and side stretchers; turned back stretchers; applied serpentine skirt over seat rails and knees front and sides, with incised line at edge; trapezoidal seat with caning; spooned back with two panels of cane; flat crest with pair of inward curving scrolls and tight scrolls; very small scale caning with braided binded applied front and back.
'IB' stamped on back of right rear leg at seat rail
Bought by the MFA for $800. (Accession Date: July 17, 1930)
John Wheelock Elliot and John Morse Elliot Fund