Japanese Four Panel Silver Gilt Byobu Table Screen


Dramatic Japanese silver gilt byobu four-panel folding table screen featuring a metallic silver leaf ground decorated with foliate and birds. The screen has a dark and brooding appearance with a monochromatic palate. This rare and unusual screen is bordered with a gilt silk brocade and set in an ebonized wood frame with brass protectors. Must be seen in person to appreciate the reflecting light on each panel.

Dimensions: 49"w x 1"d x 24"h

Circa: Early 20th Century

Condition: Excellent, minor wear consistent with age and use.