Price: € 350,00
A beautiful low and wide à double-usage two-panel furosaki’byôbu 風炉先屏風 (tea-ceremony room divider).
The elegant partially open wooden frame with rounded corners has a framed screen on the lower half. The room divider is equipped with an uncommon mechanism where you can fold the screen in both directions.
On one side painted with gold-speckled mountain peaks. The other side with un-painted paper bordered by dark green silk mountings with a phoenix motif.
Total width 172.8 cm ( 2 x 86.4 cm), Height 54.7 cm.
Shōwa period (1926-1989)
It is in a very good condition. Please look at the photos for a condition reference.
In Japan such screens are often used as a background for example vases with ikebana arrangements or other, in this case traditional tea ceremony objects.
This screen is light in weight and can also be easily mounted flat on a wall and presented as one piece of art. Due to its smaller size, this screen fits perfectly in Western-style households.
When shipped we will add a certificate of authenticity.