Japanese Edo Period Kano School Six Panel Screen


Large Japanese Edo period six panel screen featuring a scene from a narrative tale set in a villa. Painted in the Kano School style on squares of gold leaf. Set in spring with a blossoming cherry tree next to a river. Beautiful pigmented colors and intricately painted robes with the characters having expressive faces. Unique screen set in an ebonized wood frame with a dark silk border.

Dimensions: 139"w x .75"d x 69"h

Circa: 19th Century, Japan

Materials: Ebonized Wood, Hand-Painted Paper, Silk, Gold Leaf

Condition: Fair, age appropriate wear.  Beautiful front side with older repairs and restoration, but presentable. Losses to reverse side.

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