Japanese Edo Period Four Panel Screen Flowering Peony


Extraordinary Japanese Edo period four-panel byobu screen depicting flowering peony and Chinese bellflowers. This large Edo Tokugawa screen was made in the Nihonga school style. Ink and natural pigments over a dramatic tarnished silver leaf ground. The screen has a moody impression with a beautifully faded, and aged patina that leads to its mystic. Made in Tokyo, from an estate in San Francisco, CA.

Dimensions: 99.5"w x .75"d x 67"h

Circa: 19th Century, Japan

Materials: Paper, Silver Leaf, Wood, Silk

Condition: Distressed, minor wear consistent with age and use. Beautifully crafted with a faded aged and tarnished patina as seen in photos. Age appropriate wear. Flowers retouched later.

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