Japanese Showa Four Panel Screen Hanaguruma Flower Cart


Beautiful Japanese Showa period four panel silk screen depicting a colorful Hanaguruma or flower cart. A bountiful cornucopia of peonies, irises, wisteria, and chrysanthemums set in a festival style cart. The cart is painted and decorated with parcel gilt embellishments and pink rope. Made in the Nihonga school style and signed by artist So with a seal on bottom right side. Ink and natural color pigments over a raw style silk background. Set in an ebonized frame with a silk brocade border. From an estate in San Francisco, CA.

Dimensions: 70.5"w x 0.75"d x 36"h

Circa: 20th Century, Japan

Materials: Silk, Wood, Brass

Condition: Good, minor wear consistent with age and use. Beautifully crafted with age appropriate wear and fading. Minor water stains on silk as seen in photos. Loss on reverse side.

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