Chinese Export Coromandel Screen Soapstone Landscape with Cranes


Impressive Chinese export six-panel coromandel lacquered folding screen featuring a carved soapstone floral landscape with cranes. Each panel is 16 inches wide and embellished with an inlaid Mother of Pearl border having a floral motif and geometric gilt painted grid. The landscape scene is decorated with intricate hand-carved soapstones depicting floral, foliate, and large white cranes. The screen is supported by square legs ending with patinated brass-clad feet. The reverse side is decorated with gilt floral sprays. From an estate in San Francisco, CA.

Dimensions: 96.5"w x 1"d x 72"h

Circa: 20th Century, China

Materials: Brass, Mother-of-Pearl, Soapstone, Wood

Condition: Good, minor wear consistent with age and use. Beautifully crafted with age appropriate wear. Minor losses, chips, scratches, and aged patina on the finish as seen in photos.

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