Six panel byôbu with cranes
Price: € 2.400,00
A very beautiful large 6-panel byôbu (room-divider) with a refined polychrome painting of a pine tree and 2 red crown cranes “tsuru”. In Japanese culture, the pine tree is known to represent longevity, good fortune and steadfastness. The crane symbolizes good fortune and longevity because of its fabled life span of a thousand years.
This serene painted screen is protected by a black lacquered wooden frame.
The signature and the seal of the artist in the left corner. The screen is in very nice clean condition with some very minor traces of age.
The two outer panels on the backside of the screen shows light signs of age. The whole backside is decoratively covered with grey paper with a design of waves in silver.
This room-divider is light in weight and can also be easily mounted flat on a wall and presented as one piece of art.
Total width: 364.2 cm ( 2 x 61.9 cm, 4 x 60.1 cm), Height: 174 cm
Meiji periode (1868-1912)
When shipped we will add a certificate of authenticity.