Huanghuali square table & yokeback chair by Unknown Artist

Both table and chair were made for domestic use from Huanghuali wood, the principal hardwood employed by Chinese cabinetmakers during the classic period of Chinese furniture, betwen the mid 16th and mid 18th centuries.


Details

Medium:
Huanghuali wood
Dimensions:
1.) 82.5 x 97 cm; 2.) 98.2 x 61 cm
Art Fund grant:
£8,500 ( Total: £32,500)
Acquired in:
1993
Vendor:
Trustees of Sir William Burrell

Provenance

Trustees of Sir William Burrell.

Venue details

Burrell Collection Pollok Country Park, 2060 Pollokshaws Road, GLASGOW Strathclyde G43 1AT 0141 287 2550 www.glasgowlife.org.uk/museums/burrell-collection

Entry details

Free to all

The Burrell Collection is closed for refurbishment and will reopen in 2020.

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