Chinese Export Four Panel Soapstone Coromandel Screen


Cheerful Chinese export four-panel coromandel screen featuring carved soapstone. The lacquered panels depict a large blossoming spring tree with songbirds. The scene is bordered by a geometric parcel-gilt frame on the edge of each panel. The lacquer has a fine craquelure on the finish. The back side depicts delicate foliage in parcel gilt. Supported by straight legs. The panels are beautifully crafted from an estate in San Francisco, CA.

Dimensions: 72.5"w x 1.25"d x 72"h

Circa: Mid-20th Century, China

Materials: Wood, Soapstone, Brass

Condition: Good, minor wear consistent with age and use. Age appropriate wear and fading. Minor chips and scratches on finish as seen in photos.

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