A low six panel silver leaf byobu-screen with a polychrome painting of some flowers of the group of seven autumn flowers (nanagusa): blue bell flowers or platycodon (kikyu), yellow patrinia (ominaeshi, Patrinia scabiosifolia) and a lespedeza shrub (hagi). The byobu is signed and sealed in the right corner by the artist: Shunkyo. The screen has a black lacquered wooden frame.
The flowers are handpainted on a silver oxidated background in vibrant green and subtle shades of red, yellow and blue. At the third panel some loss of silverleaf, see last photo. The screen has some signs of age but overall a beautiful piece of art in good condition considered its age: second half 19 century.
When shipped we will add a certificate of authenticity.
These kind of room-dividers are light in weight and can also be easily mounted flat on a wall and presented as one piece of art.
Total width: 252 cm; ( 6 x 42 cm), Height: 91.5 cm.
- Byobu, Pantalla plegable
- Madera, Papel
- Siglo XIX / Período Meiji temprano
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- 6 panel silver leaf byobu-screen with a polychrome painting of flowers on oxidized silver
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- 91.5×252×2 cm