Vintage Chinese Black Lacquer Stool or Side Table With Bluebirds and Cherry Blossoms
Elegant Ming design black lacquer stool or side table with waisted form over an openwork carved shoulder supported by 5 inwardly curved legs connected at the bottom with a shaped stretcher. Tastefully decorated with carved/incised designs of painted scrolls and Buddhist style peach/pale orange flowers, mainly in pink, white, blue, & green. The top portrays a little blue bird perched on a flowering bush - peonies or cherry blossoms, the top edge with a gold Greek key design.
Has partial original manufacture's label on the underside.
Vintage, Mid 20th Century. 1960's possibly.
Condition is good with expected loss and wear mainly at the feet.
A lovely piece and useful piece for the home.
18" diameter x 18 3/4" high.
7.6 pounds. Subsidised shipping.