Colourful large six-panel byôbu 屏風
Price: € 3.800,00
A ravishing and colourful large six-panel byôbu 屏風 (room divider) with a vibrant painting of a rich flower garden. This multi-coloured painting is set on a shiny gold leaf background.
A large tree filled with plum blossoms 梅 (ume) is the main focus point of this lovely landscape. At its base a massive rock with some scattered yellow Amur Adonis flowers 福寿草 (fukujôsô) surrounding it.
The garden at the left is filled with all sorts of different blooming flowers, like a white chrysanthemum 菊 (kiku), red poppies 雛罌粟 (hinageshi), and blue Chinese bell flowers 桔梗 (kikyô).
The screen is sealed by the artist in the lower right corner; “Seal of the artist Gadô” 雅堂画印 (Gadô Gain).
It is protected by black lacquer frame with its original hardware.
In a very good condition with some very minor traces of age and wear. Please check the pictures as a reference.
Total width: 376.8 cm (2 x 64.2 cm, 4 x 62.1 cm); Height: 170.5 cm.
Late Meiji-period – Taishô-period.
This room divider is light in weight and can also be easily mounted flat on a wall and presented as one piece of art.
When shipped we will add a certificate of authenticity.