Indian Hand Carved

Early-mid 20th C Indian Vintage Hand Carved & Hand Painted Low Wooden Footstool


Early-mid 20th C Indian Vintage Hand Carved & Hand Painted Low Wooden Footstool
Early-mid 20th C Indian Vintage Hand Carved & Hand Painted Low Wooden Footstool
Early-mid 20th C Indian Vintage Hand Carved & Hand Painted Low Wooden Footstool
Early-mid 20th C Indian Vintage Hand Carved & Hand Painted Low Wooden Footstool
Early-mid 20th C Indian Vintage Hand Carved & Hand Painted Low Wooden Footstool
Early-mid 20th C Indian Vintage Hand Carved & Hand Painted Low Wooden Footstool
Early-mid 20th C Indian Vintage Hand Carved & Hand Painted Low Wooden Footstool
Early-mid 20th C Indian Vintage Hand Carved & Hand Painted Low Wooden Footstool
Early-mid 20th C Indian Vintage Hand Carved & Hand Painted Low Wooden Footstool
Early-mid 20th C Indian Vintage Hand Carved & Hand Painted Low Wooden Footstool
Early-mid 20th C Indian Vintage Hand Carved & Hand Painted Low Wooden Footstool
Early-mid 20th C Indian Vintage Hand Carved & Hand Painted Low Wooden Footstool

Early-mid 20th C Indian Vintage Hand Carved & Hand Painted Low Wooden Footstool    Early-mid 20th C Indian Vintage Hand Carved & Hand Painted Low Wooden Footstool
EARLY-MID 20TH CENTURY IN D I A N VINTAGE HAND CARVED & HAND PAINTED LOW WOOD SQUARE FOOTSTOOL with RECESSED INTERIOR BASIN, FEATURING CHIP-CARVED STOUT LEGS, RAISED EDGE, CENTER FLORAL MEDALLION & MEANDERING SIDE PANEL BLOOMING VINE. In DRY, MILKY PAINTED MATTE FINISH. [From the pre-independence A n g l o - In d i a n period]. Antique In d i a n hand painted, decorated hand carved wooden furniture & accessories. 11" x 11" Square x 5 ½ Height.

Offered for your review and consideration is this very nice and completely intact (with no fractures or loss) early to mid 20th century A n g l o - In d i a n hand carved and hand painted, highly decorative square format, stout wooden foot stool or ottoman. It has its original painted surfaces which are dry and matte finished.

There's some surface wear from previous use but by and large, the footstool has survived its 80 to 100 year lifespan in fairly well-preserved overall antique condition. The hand painting is quite exuberant and extraordinary, with gestural, kinetic mark-making, using a central floral medallion painted on the interior basin and a meandering vine and repeating blooming flower motif along the outside perimeter of the footstool on its narrow sidewalls. The surface of the table, since it's slightly recessed and surrounded by a raised, elevated edge, could accommodate a panel of square cut glass to protect the painted surfaces below.

This is what makes early 20th century vintage In d i a n hand painted wood furniture so alluring. Good to Very Good overall vintage condition. The item "EARLY-MID 20TH C INDIAN VINTAGE HAND CARVED & HAND PAINTED LOW WOODEN FOOTSTOOL" is in sale since Friday, August 28, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\India".

The seller is "modsanctuary" and is located in Milford, New Hampshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  1. Region of Origin: India
  2. India: Anglo-Indian colonial period
  3. Pre-independence period piece: Indian hand painted decorative wood furniture
  4. Age: 1900-1940
  5. Primary Material: Wood
  6. Maker: Unknown Indian maker
  7. Original/Reproduction: Vintage Original
  8. Foot stool: Wood ottoman
  9. Early to mid 20th century: Circa 1920-1940
  10. All wood construction: Recessed interior basin
  11. Elevated, raised wood edging: Chip carved, stout legs
  12. Square format: Milky, matte-finished dry paint
  13. Hand carved: Hand painted & hand decorated
  14. Type: Carving
  15. Color: Multi-Color

Early-mid 20th C Indian Vintage Hand Carved & Hand Painted Low Wooden Footstool    Early-mid 20th C Indian Vintage Hand Carved & Hand Painted Low Wooden Footstool