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Karl Springer Coromandel Screen
By Karl Springer
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Karl Springer Coromandel screen. Authentic and original, circa 1978. Six panels, Decorated on one side with black lacquer overlay on gold and silver gilded background. Red accents. T...
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Vintage 1970s American Modern Screens and Room Dividers

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Wood

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H 96 in. W 106 in. D 2 in.
Twelve Panel Chinese Coromandel Screen
Located in Houston, TX
Early 20th century Chinese late Qing dynasty twelve panel lacquered coromandel screen. This grand screen features a landscape scene with pavilions and figures. Each panel measures 17...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Screens and Room Dividers

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Wood, Lacquer

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  • Twelve Panel Chinese Coromandel Screen
  • Twelve Panel Chinese Coromandel Screen
H 96 in. W 210 in. D 0.75 in.
Chinese 4 Panel Coromandel Screen
Located in Sarasota, FL
This four panel Coromandel Screen is a pleasure to look at having been hand crafted and edged painted and gold leaf with a center design showing off the gold leaf and flowers, etc. s...
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Vintage 1940s Chinese Chinese Export Scholar's Objects

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Fruitwood

  • Chinese 4 Panel Coromandel Screen
  • Chinese 4 Panel Coromandel Screen
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  • Chinese 4 Panel Coromandel Screen
H 89 in. W 72 in. D 1.5 in.
Chinese Qing Twelve Panel Lacquered Coromandel Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Early 20th century Chinese late Qing dynasty twelve panel lacquered coromandel screen. The grand screen features a royal pavilion courtyard with figures. Each panel measures 17.5 inc...
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20th Century Chinese Qing Paintings and Screens

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Brass

Gracie Studio Ming Style Lacquered Eight Panel Coromandel Screen
By Gracie
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Rare, bespoke lacquered eight-panel coromandel screen made in the Ming Dynasty style by Gracie Studio artisans in New York. Modern custom-made coromandel screen purchased from Gracie...
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20th Century American Ming Paintings and Screens

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Wood

Chinese Export Twelve-Panel Lacquered Coromandel Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Grand scale Chinese export twelve-panel Coromandel screen featuring a pagoda garden pavilion with figures engaged in leisurely activities. The panels are intricately carved with thic...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Brass

Chic Art Deco, Gilt and Lacquered Chinese Coromandel Screen
Located in Lambertville, NJ
The Coromandel screen in black with large gilt cartouches with images of Chinese porcelain vases with floral decoration. The back in black lacquer with engraved decoration. This is a...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Lacquer, Wood

Chinese Export Four Panel Carved Soapstone Coromandel Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Impressive Chinese export four panel lacquered coromandel screen featuring hand-carved soapstone beauties in a floral landscape with gilt clouds. Each panel has recessed windows with...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Soapstone, Brass

Chinese Export Gilt Coromandel Screen Manchurian Cranes
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Fantastic Chinese export four-panel lacquered coromandel screen featuring an idyllic pond landscape with eight red crowned cranes or Manchurian cranes. In Taoism the Manchurian crane...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Gold Leaf, Brass

Coromandel Screen
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Amazing metalic screen.
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Vintage 1970s American Screens and Room Dividers

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Gold Leaf, Silver Leaf

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H 84 in. W 72 in. D 2 in.
Chinese Export Four Panel Coromandel Screen Pearlescent Landscape
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Captivating Chinese export four-panel coromandel screen featuring an idyllic seascape with beauties. The background is comprised of pearlescent crystal sand that shines like glitter ...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Brass

Chinese Qing Four Panel Lacquered Incised Coromandel Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Rare unusual late 19th century/early 20th-century Chinese Qing four-panel coromandel screen. The front features dark red lacquer decorated with scholars objects and small landscape s...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Qing Paintings and Screens

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Brass

Chinese Export Diminutive Lacquered Five Panel Coromandel Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Double sided Chinese export diminutive five-panel lacquered coromandel screen featuring a beautifully aged, faded patina. Crafted with thick lacquer incised and patined with natural ...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Brass

Chinese Export Eight Panel Coromandel Screen of Deities
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Heavenly early 20th century Chinese eight-panel coromandel screen featuring a colorful scene of Chinese deities. The lacquered wood screen is incised with vibrant colors and parcel g...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Brass

Chinese Export Six-Panel Silver Leaf Coromandel Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Impressive Chinese export six-panel folding coromandel screen depicting flora and fauna. Constructed from lacquered wooden panels hand carved and painted. Features a rare silver leaf...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Brass, Silver Leaf

Pair of Chinese Export Lacquer Faded Coromandel Screens
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Pair of gorgeous faded red lacquer Chinese export four-panel coromandel screens. The screens depict a walled pagoda pavilion with figures engaged in leisurely activities amid lush tr...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Brass

Chinese Export Four Panel Coromandel Screen Pastel Beauties
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Gorgeous Chinese export four-panel coromandel screen featuring a courtyard scene of beauties engaged in leisurely activities. The lacquered panels are incised and painted in soft pas...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Brass

Midcentury Chinese Export Six-Panel Lacquered Coromandel Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Stunning midcentury Chinese export six-panel lacquered Coromandel screen featuring a pavilion landscape with beauties. Beautifully crafted with incised lacquer painted with surreal c...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Brass

Monumental Chinese Export Twelve-Panel Lacquered Coromandel Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Very impressive monumental Chinese export twelve-panel Coromandel screen depicting a lush courtyard with figures involved in leisurely activities. The panels are incised and lacquere...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Wood

Chinese Export Flora and Fauna Lacquered Coromandel Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Imposing Chinese export four-panel lacquered coromandel screen depicting a flora and fauna landscape with a dramatic pearlescent white sand background. Rare mint green foliage and wh...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Brass

Chinese Export Eight Panel Coromandel Screen Gilt Imperial Palace
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Fantastic Chinese export eight panel coromandel screen featuring a dramatic Imperial palace in gilt with a coral red background. Black lacquered panels incised with gilt depicting fi...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Brass

20th Century Chinese Four-Panel Coromandel Screen Immortals
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Stunning Mid-20th century Chinese four-panel Coromandel screen depicting Taoist eight immortals. The screen features lacquer incised panels with beautifully faded colors and a fine c...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Brass

Chinese Export Eight Panel Coromandel Screen Six Beauties
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Rare and unusual Chinese export eight panel lacquered coromandel screen depicting six beauties. The scene is bordered by a walled pavilion with pagodas and trees. The women appear to...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Brass

Chinese Export Coromandel Screen Carved Mother of Pearl Phoenix
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Dramatic Chinese export Coromandel screen featuring a large phoenix crafted from painted mother of pearl. The four-panel screen has a black lacquer ground with parcel gilt geometric ...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Brass

Chinese Export Six Panel Cloisonné Soapstone Coromandel Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Charming Chinese export six-panel lacquer coromandel screen featuring a blue and white cloisonné style border decorated with scholars objects, animals, and vases. The middle of the s...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Soapstone, Brass

Chinese Qing Four Panel Carved Soapstone Coromandel Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Impressive Chinese export late Qing dynasty four-panel folding Coromandel screen featuring carved soapstone. The ebony lacquered panels are decorated with colorful carved scholars ob...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Soapstone, Brass

Chinese Twelve-Panel Red Lacquer Coromandel Screen of Xiwangmu
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Monumental Chinese export twelve-panel red lacquered Coromandel screen of Chinese mythological Daoist character Xiwangmu (Queen mother of the West). Remarkable large scale screen ful...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Brass

Chinese Export Qing Four Panel Ivory Lacquered Coromandel Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Gorgeous Chinese export late Qing four panel coromandel screen featuring rare ivory colored lacquered panels incised with color pigments. The screen depicts an official with his atte...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Brass

Six Panel Chinoiserie Lacquered Carved Coromandel Screen Double Sided
Located in West Hartford, CT
Magnificent seven foot tall six panel chinoiserie coromandel screen that is double sided and features lacquered wood with carved designs on both sides. Hints of many colors on each s...
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Mid-20th Century Chinoiserie Screens and Room Dividers

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Wood, Lacquer

Mid-Century Chinese Export Four Panel Gilt Lacquered Coromandel Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Heavenly Mid-Century Modern period Chinese export lacquered coromandel screen featuring four panels depicting celestial beauties in the sky with decorative ruyi clouds and moon. Soli...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Brass

Chinese Chinoiserie Hand Painted Coromandel Screen Room Divider Painting Art
Located in West Hartford, CT
Like nothing else you've seen, this magnificent chinoiserie three piece antique coromandel screen has one large middle section that measures sixty inches wide and then two side secti...
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Vintage 1920s Chinese Chinoiserie Paintings and Screens

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Wood, Lacquer

Chinese Export Twelve Panel Coromandel Screen Spring in Han Palace
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Monumental Chinese export twelve-panel lacquered coromandel screen depicting the 17th century ming dynasty motif "Spring Morning in the Han Palace". The panels are intricately incise...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Brass

Pair of Four-Panel Reversible French Chinoiserie Coromandel Screens Paris, 1920s
Located in Miami, FL
Eight-Panel Reversible Chinese Coromandel Screen Pair of French chinoiserie screens, Paris, 1920s This French chinoiserie screens from the 1920s are composed of four panels richly ...
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Early 20th Century French Chinoiserie Screens and Room Dividers

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Wood, Mother-of-Pearl

Exceptional and Rare 17th-18th Century Twelve-Panel Chinese Coromandel Screen
Located in Westwood, NJ
An exceptional and rare 12 panel Chinese carved Coromandel screen. Extensively carved scenes on one side and extensive scrolling text on the other side, Late 17th-early 18th centu...
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Antique Late 17th Century Chinese Chinese Export Screens and Room Dividers

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Wood

Chinese Four Panel Red Coromandel Screen
Located in Essex, MA
Four panel decorated on both sides with landscape on one and village scene on other.
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Lacquer

  • Chinese Four Panel Red Coromandel Screen
  • Chinese Four Panel Red Coromandel Screen
  • Chinese Four Panel Red Coromandel Screen
  • Chinese Four Panel Red Coromandel Screen
H 71.63 in. W 64 in. D .5 in.
Unusual Eight Panel Chinese Coromandel Screen circa 1700-1800 with Carved Frame
Located in Stamford, CT
An unusual large and beautiful Chinese Coromandel screen from the late 1700s with a fabulous rosewood carved frame from the mid to late 1800s. The subject matter reminiscent of the t...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Chinoiserie Screens and Room Dividers

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Wood

Chinese Export Four-Panel Lacquered Coromandel Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Colorful Chinese export four panel coromandel folding screen. The lacquered screen features incised panels depicting an Imperial royal pavilion with figures engaged in leisurely acti...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Brass

Chinese Coromandel 8-Fold Screen
Located in New York, NY
Asian Chinese (18th Century) 8 panel black coromandel screen with a scene depicting figures with pavilions and having a border with animals & objects with a reverse side having a flo...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Chinese Screens and Room Dividers

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Gold Leaf

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H 90 in. W 140 in. D 2 in.
Beautiful 4 Panel Coromandel Asian Screen
Located in Hopewell, NJ
Glamorous 4 panel accordian Asian Coromandel screen having carved, painted and gilded figural decoration. The back side is also finished with sparer design and no gilding. Each pane...
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Vintage 1950s Chinese Chinese Export Screens and Room Dividers

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Wood

Chinese Gilt Coromandel Eight-Panel Screen Immortals Sky Gods
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Amazing Chinese export eight-panel lacquered coromandel screen depicting a heavenly scene of immortals and sky gods floating in ruyi clouds. The fascinating scene is crafted in drama...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Brass, Gold Leaf

Double Sided Coromandel Chinoiserie Lacquer Five-Panel Screen, Paravent, 1890s
By Jean Dunand
Located in Biebergemund, Hessen
Exceptional double sided Chinoiserie hand-painted Coromandel screen, with a continuous scene over the panels. One side depicts a scene of the Forbidden City, and the other side shows...
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Antique Mid-19th Century French Chinoiserie Screens and Room Dividers

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Wood, Hardwood

Chinese Export Twelve Panel Coromandel Style Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Monumental Chinese export coromandel style lacquered screen featuring twelve panels with incised relief scenes of ladies in a courtyard among pavilions. Each panel is 19 inches wide ...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Brass

2 Chinese Coromandel 4-Fold Screens
Located in New York, NY
2 Asian Chinese style (20th Century) black coromandel 4 fold screens with scene with people on one side and floral & bird design on back. (PRICED EACH)
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20th Century Chinese Export Screens and Room Dividers

  • 2 Chinese Coromandel 4-Fold Screens
  • 2 Chinese Coromandel 4-Fold Screens
  • 2 Chinese Coromandel 4-Fold Screens
  • 2 Chinese Coromandel 4-Fold Screens
H 84 in. W 64 in. D 2 in.
20th Century Chinese Coromandel 6-Panel Folding Screen
Located in New York, NY
Comprised of 6 lacquered coromandel panels, this Chinese folding screen is intricately designed and expertly crafted. The panels' central design is rendered in intaglio and painted i...
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20th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Wood

Signed Asian Coromandel Eight Panel Screen Expandable Room Divider
Located in West Hartford, CT
Magnificent Asian coromandel expandable room divider. Great scale with height of 94" and vivid colors throughout. Some age appropriate wear, see pics. Now more than ever, home is whe...
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Mid-20th Century Asian Chinoiserie Paintings and Screens

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Wood

Fantastic Eight Panel Chinese Coromandel Folding Lacquered Screen
Located in Highland, IN
This screen has eight panels with brass feet. The front features a classic highly detailed village scene with figures in pavilions bordered by a pattern of cranes and flowers and sch...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Screens and Room Dividers

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Brass

Mid-18th Century Chinese Coromandel Ten Fold Screen / Room Divider
Located in Stamford, CT
Finest mid-18th century Chinese coromandel ten fold screen. The border with dragon motif and the center with pagodas, landscapes and various domestic scenes with court of noblemen an...
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Antique Mid-18th Century Chinese Chinese Export Screens and Room Dividers

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Wood

Original Hand Painted Four-Panel Screen Room Divider Coromandel Painting Art
Located in West Hartford, CT
Like a large painting, this four-panel screen has beautiful art work on one side and is solid on the other. Each of the panels measures twenty inches and all dimensions are below. I...
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Vintage 1970s Screens and Room Dividers

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Wood

Chinese Black Lacquer 6 Panel Coromandel Folding Screen Room Divider Cranes Gods
Located in Dayton, OH
Mid 20th century monumental Coromandel black lacquer screen. Features two decorative designs; including cranes amist the treetops and clouds on one side; and along the other, gods o...
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Mid-20th Century Chinoiserie Screens and Room Dividers

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Hardwood, Lacquer

Antique Chinese Coromandel Black Lacquer Screen with White Mother of Pearl
Located in Toronto, ON
This antique Chinese screen features intricate inlaid mother of pearl goddesses. What makes this screen unusual is the grand scale of the design of the figures. The screen is lacquer...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Lacquer

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Mother-of-Pearl, Lacquer, Wood

Early 20th Century 8-Panel Coromandel Screen
Located in Atlanta, GA
Early 20th century Chinese 8-panel carved and polychrome lacquered double-sided coromandel screen depicting figures in garden pavilions over a frieze of vases within a floral and scr...
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20th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Lacquer, Wood

Coromandel Screen Lacquered Gold peacock ,2000
Located in Denia, ES
Beautiful Coromandel screen. Lacquered in gold on one side and black on the other. Decorated with colorful birds, etc. The decor is raised on one side and etched on the other. Dimens...
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Late 20th Century Chinese Chinese Chippendale Screens and Room Dividers

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Lacquer

  • Coromandel Screen Lacquered Gold peacock ,2000
  • Coromandel Screen Lacquered Gold peacock ,2000
  • Coromandel Screen Lacquered Gold peacock ,2000
  • Coromandel Screen Lacquered Gold peacock ,2000
H 72.05 in. W 0.79 in. D 70.87 in.
Four Panel Coromandel Screen
Located in San Francisco, CA
A modern brown coromandel screen in rich shades of blues with touches of rosy pink and copper plating on the feet. Reverse side has a magnolia tree, apple blossoms on one side and bi...
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Late 20th Century Chinese Decorative Art

Coromandel Screen
Located in Toronto, ON
A rare 18th century Chinese Coromandel folding Screen of excellent small size showing people in various garden settings.
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Chinese Screens and Room Dividers

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Wood, Lacquer

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H 32 in. W 52 in.
Late Qing Dynasty Eight Paneled Black Lacquer Coromandel Screen
Located in San Francisco, CA
The wood screen decorated with black lacquer; depicting both aristocratic and rural scenes; including pagodas, court figures, peasants, boats and butterflies in gold and red lacquer;...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Screens and Room Dividers

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Wood, Lacquer

18th Century Dutch Painted Leather Six Leaf Screen in the Manner of Coromandel
Located in Paris, FR
A rare Dutch painted leather on gold background six leaf screen, with a Fine decoration of palaces, garden and court scenes, in the manner of coromandel screens, Baroque period, circ...
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Antique Early 18th Century Dutch Baroque Screens and Room Dividers

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Leather

Twelve-Leaf Coromandel Lacquer Screen, China, circa 1930s
Located in Florence, IT
An impressive twelve-leafed Coromandel Lacquer Screen, circa 1930s carved recto with Pavilions and People in various Mountain and Lake Landscape. Framed by Mystical Beasts vignettes ...
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Mid-20th Century Qing Screens and Room Dividers

6 Panel Coromandel Laquer Oriental Room Divider
Located in New York, NY
Six panel coromandel laquer room divider depicting various Chinese scenes.
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20th Century Chinese Screens and Room Dividers

Antique Chinese Coromandel Eight Panel Screen
Located in Santa Rosa, CA
Beautiful large eight panel screen depicting temple scene.
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Early 20th Century Chinese Decorative Art

Coromandel Screen
Located in Chicago, IL
An exquisite 18th century Chinese coromandel screen with heavily incised and gilt black lacquer depicting a grande palatial scholars' garden landscape on front and back, with a decor...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Chinese Screens and Room Dividers

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Wood, Clay, Lacquer

Coromandel Screen
H 86 in. W 132 in.
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Coromandel Screens For Sale on 1stDibs

An assortment of coromandel screens is available at 1stDibs. The range of distinct coromandel screens — often made from wood, metal and brass — can elevate any home. Coromandel screens have been made for many years, and versions that date back to the 18th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 20th Century. Coromandel screens are generally popular furniture pieces, but Modern, Art Deco and Arts and Crafts styles are often sought at 1stDibs. Coromandel screens have been a part of the life’s work for many furniture makers, but those produced by Karl Springer are consistently popular.

Finding the Right Screens and Room Dividers for You

Whether they are implemented as decorative accents or makeshift partitions to ensure privacy, antique and vintage folding screens and room dividers easily introduce sophistication and depth to any space in your home.

The earliest examples of folding screens are said to have originated in China and go back at least as far as the Han dynasty. Screens of the era were heavy structures made of wood and had hinges of cloth or leather. They were adorned with elaborate landscape paintings that were typically created on silk or paper canvases and applied directly to the screen’s panels afterward. Just as they had been in the 20th century and today, the folding screens then were recognized for both their practical and purely decorative properties.

Japanese room-divider screens were also decorated with paintings but constructed to be lightweight and mobile. They took on considerable event-based importance when the structures gained popularity in the East Asian country, as the folding screens were used in performing arts such as concerts, tea ceremonies and more. Later, artists elsewhere warmed to folding screens and sought to create their own.

In European countries such as France, where they were known as paravent, folding screens began to materialize in apartments in Paris, gaining favor with the likes of pioneering couturier Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel, who is said to have accrued more than 30 and used them as a precursor to what we now know as wallpaper.

On 1stDibs, find a wide range of antique and vintage folding screens and room dividers, which, given their history, may do a better job of bringing people and cultures together in your home than sectioning off a space. Search by material to find options in metal, fabric or wood, or browse by style for mid-century modern designs and examples from the Art Deco era.

Questions About Coromandel Screens
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    A Chinese Coromandel screen is a folding piece of furniture produced in China by artisans working with a certain material. Specifically, the screens are Coromandel, a hardwood that features black and brown stripes. The screens often function as room dividers, but some people display them purely for decorative purposes. On 1stDibs, find a collection of Coromandel screens.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    Chinese black lacquer is a resin sourced from the Toxicodendron vernicifluum (formerly Rhus verniciflua) tree that grows throughout East Asia. Artisans produce decorative objects entirely from the substance or use it as a finish for wood and other materials. Find a selection of Chinese black lacquer furniture on 1stDibs.

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