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Asian Art

Pair of Square Stools

17th century

Jichimu wood

17 13/16 × 16 1/4 × 16 1/4 in. (45.2 × 41.3 × 41.3 cm)
Mary Griggs Burke Collection, Gift of the Mary and Jackson Burke Foundation
2015.107.24.1-.2
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Ming dynasty (1368–1644) or Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Classification: 
Furniture
Provenance: 

Ex. collection: Peter Lai Antiques, Hong Kong; Mr. and Mrs. Robert Piccus, Hong Kong; Christie's New York, 1997; Mary Griggs Burke (1916–2012) Collection; Mary and Jackson Burke Foundation, New York; gift in 2015 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2016.pdf (accessed December 1, 2016).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.