6 panel roomdivider with a nice natural scene with a continuous painting on oxidized silver/goldleaf of 7 large cranes and 2 crane chicks and 2 turtles. Symbolising fortune and long life. The centre group of cranes is calling out for the flying crane arriving from the top right corner. The scene is painted against a background of a bamboo forest with fence with kiku flowers (chrysanthemum), reeds and a lingering river. In decent original condition. With traces of age and use. See also the hinge part between the first and second panel on the right. The 2 outer panels on the backside have been replaced.
Height: 172.3. Total width: 348 cm (6 x 58 cm)
Certificate of Authenticity will be added.
Lot will be carefully packed and sent by registered shipping.
- Folding screen
- gold/silver leaf
- bakumatsu period 150 - 180 years old
- Region/ Country of origin
- Title of artwork
- 6 panel screen (byobu) with a nicely detailed painting of large cranes, bamboo and a lingering river
- Good condition, see description
- 172.3×348×2 cm