Japanese Edo Period Six Panel Screen of Chinese Scholars


Fascinating 19th century Japanese late Edo period six pane funpon screen. Large scale depicting Chinese scholars and officials engaged in leisurely persuits. Ink on hand-crafted textured paper made in the Maruyama-Shijo School style. Interesting group of scetches rarely seen on a folding screen. Set in a black lacquered frame with a textured silk border. From an estate in Pasadena, CA.

Dimensions: 145.5"w x .75"d x 67.5"h

Circa: 19th Century, Japan

Condition: Distressed, minor wear consistent with age and use. Age appropriate wear with stains and fading. Back of screen has losses as seen in photos.

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