Japanese Style Four Panel Screen Spring Birds Singing


Attractive Japanese style folding four panel byobu screen from the late Showa period. The screen is titled friendly birds singing in spring and signed by an artist with a cyclical date of Jiazi or spring 1984. The scene depicts two birds in spring blossoms. Ink and vivid natural age pigments on a dramatic gilt silk style background. Intricately painted and set in a black lacquered frame with a blue and gold silk brocade border. The tops of the panels have geometric design Asian brass hangers. From an estate in San Francisco, CA.

Dimensions: 60"w x 0.75"d x 35.5"h

Circa: 1984, China

Materials: Brass, Paper, Silk, Wood

Condition: Good, wear consistent with age and use. Beautifully crafted with strong joinery. Age appropriate wear and fading with minor scuffs on back side. In very good condition given age and use with patinated brass.

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