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Two fine Japanese Edo period (circa 1920) panels originally from a screen. One depicting symbolic ducks with other birds in flowering trees, the other with cranes, flowering trees, and birds. Hand painted on paper, each 130 x 60 cm, approx.
A quality Japanese black lacquer, hard stone, mother-of-pearl and gilt tall four section screen, the multiple female figures in relief and carved from various coloured hard stones with painted bone face, hands, fan and other detail, other rocky outcrops, f
A Japanese folding screen, Edo period (1603 - 1868), depicting two hawks used for sport hunting by Samurai, many Japanese artists of the Edo period created their works for powerful men, the wealthy and mighty nobility & warriors who ruled Japan. These
Japanese folding screen, depicting a young woman in a kimono with a Ikebana flower display, Taisho period (1912 - 1926), Japanese screens, known as by?bu in Japanese, as by?bu literally means 'wind wall,' the original purpose of the screen was to b
An embellished lacquer two-fold screen, Meiji period the black lacquer ground inlaid in ivory, bone and mother-of-pearl, one panel depicting a cockerel beneath a blossoming prunus tree among scattered feathers, the other decorated with a cockerel and hen w
Chinese famille rose porcelain five-panelled screen, Republic period (1912 - 1949), painted in the central panel with three scholars at leisure in a garden with attendants, the side panels with portraits of famous scholars, each panel inscribed and with se
Chinese Republic period carved hardwood table screen. Mounted with a famille rose porcelain plaque. Provenance: Estate late Lawrence & Nora (nee Moon) Illingworth - Collected Shanghai c.1920s-30s; thence by descent. 54 x 34 cm (plaque) 84 x 48 cm (overall)
Three small Japanese mixed metal folding screens together with a cloisonne rectangular hinged box and small screen. Three small Japanese mixed metal folding screens together with a cloisonne rectangular hinged box and small screen. Height of tallest 15 cm.
A Japanese six panel painted screen on a gold leaf ground, two lines of calligraphy and two red seals, all within a black lacquer frame Taisho period, the panels painted with a continuous scene of a house in a remote, rocky, mountainous landscape with a lo
A Japanese black lacquered inlaid and painted four panel screen, signed on reverse in red lacquer. in coloured lacquer, inlaid and raised, the front with a tortured willow, plovers flying and pheasant resting, the reverse with a full moon and swaying bambo
A Japanese black lacquered four panel table screen depicting a geisha dancing, mother of pearl inlay hand painted gold decorations. Provenance: From the private collection of an Australian diplomat. 30 cm height, 10 cm per panel
A Japanese painted six-fold screen, Taisho period, painted in ink with two dragons swirling amongst a field of heavy cloud, framed with brocade textile, unsigned, 173.3 cm high, 59.9 cm wide each panel
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