Robert Crowder Chinoiserie Four Panel Screen Flora and Fauna


Stunning chinoiserie flora and fauna four-panel folding byobu style screen by Robert Crowder (American 1911-2010). Intricately painted ink and natural color pigments depicting a spring flowering prunus tree with birds. The detailed scene features a mulberry paper ground decorated with silver leaf squares having a beautifully faded patina. Signed by artist on left panel.

Dimensions: 97"w x 1"d x 88.5"h

Circa: 20th Century, United States

Materials: Silver Leaf, Paper, Wood

Condition: Distressed, minor wear consistent with age and use. Faded patina, minor age appropriate wear with losses as seen in photos. Rear side has tears and screen is in two parts.

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