Japanese Six-Panel Meiji Screen Kinkakuji in Winter


Majestic Japanese Meiji period six-panel screen of Kinkakuji in Kyoto, Japan. This 14th century Buddhist temple known as the Golden Pavilion is depicted in a wintery landscape. The snow creating a beautiful contrast with gold gilt flecks throughout the piece. Signed by artist Hasegawa Gyokujun (Japanese 1863-1921) with two seals. Made in the Maruyama-Shijo School, late 19th century-early 20th century. Ink and color pigments on paper set in a lacquered frame with a silk brocade border. Very impressive screen from an estate in Beverly Hills, CA.

Dimensions: 139"w x .75"d x 68.5"h

Circa: Late 19th/Early 20th Century, Japan

Materials: Paper, Wood, Silk

Condition: Good, minor wear consistent with age and use. Excellent joinery and craftsmanship with age appropriate wear.

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