Half-Round Table (pair)

Late 1700s (Late Ming Early Qing)
Walnut
Shanxi
33½” h. 41 “ w. 20½ d.

This half-round tables exhibit an elegant traditional style and are crafted in a quality wood, the walnut. The long slender cabriole legs terminate in hoof-feet which stand on a base stretcher.

Designed as a round table, or separated and positioned against the wall. Half-round tables are considered some of the most beautiful pieces of Chinese furniture and were usually found in the central hall of the elite homes.