Four-Panel Folding Screen Silk Painting. This is a wonderful Japanese Yonkyoku ByÅbu.Four-panel Gold-leaf Folding Silk Screen Painting. The screen painting depicts a River and Country Landscape. The screen is signed by the artist who created it. It measures 72 wide and 36 tall; every panel is 18 inches wide. Screen is wonderfully preserved in excellent condition. The panels come in a brown painted wood frame that is intricately decorated with metal hardware (strips and right angles) to protect the paint. The back of the panels have the seamless black rhomboid geometric patterns on antique white background characteristic of Japanese silk screens.
The panel frames are also in excellent condition; all the painting still appears intact. Yonkyoku Silk Screens were displayed in hallways during the Kamakura and Muromachi periods.They were later used in Seppaku ceremonies and tea house waiting rooms during the Late Edo and more recent Periods of Japan. The screen was hand-painted with vivid colors on silk covered with a Gold-leaf base. Gold Leaf is a thin and delicate foil of nearly pure gold only a few micrometers thick that were commonly used in paintings and other decorations during the Edo/Meiji and Taisho Periods. Please allow 5 to 7 days to receive them. If you have any questions, please inquire.
The item "Japanese Yonkyoku Byobu Gold Leaf Folding Screen River and Country Landscape" is in sale since Sunday, January 22, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Paintings & Scrolls". The seller is "forestangel12" and is located in Miami, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Bangladesh, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Nicaragua, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Viet nam, Uruguay, Canada, South africa, Colombia, Barbados, Bermuda, Cayman islands, Sri lanka, Maldives, Oman, Reunion.