Screen with serene painting of bamboo and rocks
Price: € 1.400,00
Beautiful 2 panel screen, Byobu with a serene painting of bamboo and rocks on an oxidized silver leaf background. The screen has a black lacquered frame and a backing of green paper, with some damaged at the back of the screen, see last photo’s. The front is in very good condition.
Left the inscription from a Zekku poem by the Chinese poet Yang Zai
楊 載 （1271―1323） titled: Shan shang zhu 扇 上 竹 (bamboo (painted) on a fan).
Translated as :
Why would people plant a lot of bamboos?
The shade of a single culm is also beautiful.
In the autumn night it rocks on the wind,
And the fresh sound echoes in my dream.
Dated: Showa, the year kôshin (1938).
These kind of room-dividers are light in weight and can also be easily mounted flat on a wall and presented as one piece of art.
Total width: 173 cm; ( 2 x 86,5 cm), Height: 174.5 cm.
When shipped we will add a certificate of authenticity.
Shipping and handling not included.