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6 Panel Japanese Byobu
Located in Palm Desert, CA
A Japanese screen. A six panel, Japanese Byobu screen depicting white birds perched in a pine tree and flying over a flowing river. Provenance: Private Collection Heather James Fine...
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19th Century Other Art Style Landscape Paintings

Materials

Paper, Pigment

Four-Panel Japanese Byobu Screen
Located in Lambertville, NJ
A four-panel hand painted Japanese Byobu screen with ebonized frame. Each panel is 16.5" by 36", fully opened is 66.5.
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20th Century Japanese Paintings and Screens

Materials

Wood, Paper

  • Four-Panel Japanese Byobu Screen
  • Four-Panel Japanese Byobu Screen
  • Four-Panel Japanese Byobu Screen
  • Four-Panel Japanese Byobu Screen
H 36 in. W 66.5 in. D .75 in.
"Egrets Amongst Lotuses" Early 20th Century Japanese Byobu Screen
Located in Chicago, IL
Everything about "Egrets Amongst Lotuses" is timeless and delicate, particularly the fine paper, soft colors, and detailed brushstrokes. The painting is signed Kyokata and dates to t...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Taisho Paintings and Screens

Materials

Silk, Wood, Paint, Paper

Japanese Vintage Folding Screen / Byobu / Abstract Painting / Partition
Located in Sammushi, JP
I couldn't identify the author, but it is a folding screen art by a Japanese artist made in 1998. There has been a folding screen culture in Japan since ancient times, but in modern...
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1990s Japanese Arts and Crafts Furniture

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Other

Japan Fine Antique Set Six Lacquered Makie Byobu Screen Accents
Located in Shelburne, VT
From our recent Japanese Acquisitions Travels This is a beautiful set of six (6) Japanese antique lacquered Makie byobu Osae screen decorative accents Two designs are included in ...
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Antique Late 19th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

Materials

Lacquer

Antique Japanese Four-Panel Screen ‘Byobu’, Nihonga School, Meiji Period
Located in London, GB
Antique Japanese four-panel screen ‘Byobu’. Nihonga School, Meiji period, circa 1900. The four-panel screen is in gold leaf with the depiction of a flowering prunus tree with spring ...
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Antique Early 1900s Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

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Gold Leaf

Japanese Vintage After Hiroshige "Tokaido Road" Screen Byobu 28 Prints
Located in Shelburne, VT
This is our last screen of this style with 28 "Tokaido Road" woodblock prints. These are 'after Hiroshige' and woodblock-printed copies of his famous series. Japan, an unusual six-p...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Prints

Materials

Paper

Japanese Asian Signed Four-Panel Folding Byobu Showa Period Landscape Screen
Located in Studio City, CA
A gorgeous four-panel Japanese Byobu folding screen depicting a couple on the balcony of their Hillside home overlooking boaters on a lake and vast countryside landscape. The dark ri...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

Materials

Gold Leaf

Japanese Asian Signed Four-Panel Folding Byobu Nature Blooming Floral Screen
Located in Studio City, CA
A gorgeous and delicately detailed hand painted four-panel Japanese Byobu folding screen depicting a nature scene with various blossoming flowers. The rich colors, gold leaf, and bea...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

Materials

Brass, Gold Leaf

Hand Painted Japanese Folding Screen 'Byobu' Ponies Painting, Watercolor
Located in 10 Chater Road, HK
The horses in a stabile painting of this four-panel screen are hand painted in watercolor on rice paper, with a border consisting of gold leaf squares, carefully mounted over jointed...
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21st Century and Contemporary Asian Paintings and Screens

Materials

Gold Leaf

Japanese Asian Large Six-Panel Folding Byobu Flower Cart Screen, 19th Century
Located in Studio City, CA
A gorgeous six-panel Japanese Byobu folding screen. Listing as Meiji period but could very possibly Edo period. Decorated with peonies, irises and wisteria, and two traditional flowe...
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

Materials

Gold Leaf

Japanese Asian Signed Four-Panel Folding Byobu Showa Screen Tales of the Genji
Located in Studio City, CA
A gorgeous four-panel Japanese Byobu folding screen depicting scenes from the Classic Japanese narrative "Tales of the Genji". The dark, rich colors, gold leaf and beautiful hand pai...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

Materials

Brass

Japanese Asian Six-Panel Folding Byobu Nature Floral Bird Screen, 19th Century
Located in Studio City, CA
A gorgeous six-panel Japanese Byobu folding screen depicting a nature scene with cherry blossoms, flowers, and playful birds. The dark, rich colors, gold leaf, and beautiful hand pai...
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

Materials

Brass, Gold Leaf

Japanese Asian Signed Six-Panel Folding Byobu Showa Screen Tales of the Genji
Located in Studio City, CA
A gorgeous six-panel Japanese Byobu folding screen depicting scenes from the Classic Japanese 11th century literary work "Tales of the Genji" by Murasaki Shikibu. The dark, rich colo...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

Materials

Brass, Gold Leaf

Antique 19th Century Japanese Two-Panel Screen ‘Byobu’, Kano School, Edo Period
Located in London, GB
Japanese Kano School Edo period two-panel screen depicting flowering prunus and bamboo on a rock formation, with colorful birds next to a body of water. Vivid mineral pigments on a g...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Japanese Edo Paintings and Screens

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Gold Leaf

Japanese Asian Signed Four-Panel Folding Byobu Screen Ducks on Pond 19th Century
Located in Studio City, CA
A gorgeous four-panel Japanese Byobu folding screen depicting two ducks on a tranquil pond with colorful floral landscape touches. The rich colors, gold leaf, and beautiful hand pain...
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

Materials

Gold Leaf

Hand Painted Japanese Folding Screen Byobu of White Sakura Blossom
Located in 10 Chater Road, HK
The white Sakura blossom painting of this six-panel screen is hand painted in watercolor, on rice paper over carefully jointed wooden lattice frames. Lacquer rails are then applied t...
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21st Century and Contemporary Asian Paintings and Screens

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Gold Leaf

Japanese Tosa School Four-Panel Folding Byobu Screen "Tales of Genji", 1800 Edo
Located in Studio City, CA
A mesmerizing and gorgeously conceived Edo period four-panel Byobu screen with intricately hand painted Imperial courtyard scenes, flowing waters, green treed rolling landscapes on g...
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Antique 18th Century Japanese Edo Paintings and Screens

Materials

Gold Leaf

Robert Crowder Hand Painted Four-Panel Japanese Asian Byobu Screen Playful Birds
By Robert Crowder
Located in Studio City, CA
An exquisite work of art by American artist Robert Crowder. Crowder lived in Japan in the 1930s (until he was abruptly expelled in 1943 after spending two years in a prisoner of war ...
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20th Century American Showa Paintings and Screens

Materials

Paint

"Misty Morning" Japanese Byobu Screen
Located in Chicago, IL
Originally used to define living spaces and block drafts, Japanese screens also provided artists with a large surface for paintings. Secured by paper hinges, the panels present a sea...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Paintings and Screens

Materials

Gold Leaf

  • "Misty Morning" Japanese Byobu Screen
  • "Misty Morning" Japanese Byobu Screen
  • "Misty Morning" Japanese Byobu Screen
  • "Misty Morning" Japanese Byobu Screen
H 67.5 in. W 146 in. D 0.5 in.
Edo Byobu Screen, Japanese Hand Painted and Gilded Six Paper Panels
By Japanese School
Located in Valladolid, ES
Outstanding great and colorful and gilded paper room divider with painting of people enjoying free time, visiting the Otori jinja in Asakusa-Japon. Mid-20th century, Showa Period. L...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

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Gold Leaf

19th Century Edo Painted with Iris Japanese Signed Byobu Screen
By Japanese School
Located in Valladolid, ES
Stunning Edo japanese Byobu floral painted screen, with bronze fitting . Signed. Represents an iris field.
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Antique 1890s American Edo Paintings and Screens

Materials

Bronze

"Stable Jump" Two-Panel Japanese Byobu Screen
Located in Chicago, IL
The term byobu means “wind wall” and as the name suggests painted folding screens, like this one, were originally used in Japanese homes to block drafts of air. The oldest screens da...
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Antique Early 1700s Japanese Edo Paintings and Screens

  • "Stable Jump" Two-Panel Japanese Byobu Screen
  • "Stable Jump" Two-Panel Japanese Byobu Screen
  • "Stable Jump" Two-Panel Japanese Byobu Screen
  • "Stable Jump" Two-Panel Japanese Byobu Screen
H 65.75 in. W 37.75 in. D 1.5 in.
Japanese Four Panel Landscape Byobu Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Hand-painted Japanese four-panel landscape Byobu screen. Features a mountain scene with pine trees and a village depicted in watercolor over gilt squares. Radiant colors stand out ag...
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20th Century Japanese Edo Paintings and Screens

Materials

Brass

  • Japanese Four Panel Landscape Byobu Screen
  • Japanese Four Panel Landscape Byobu Screen
  • Japanese Four Panel Landscape Byobu Screen
  • Japanese Four Panel Landscape Byobu Screen
H 36.5 in. W 71 in. L 36.5 in.
Japanese Cranes and Lotus Blossom Byobu Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Beautiful painted Japanese byobu screen featuring white cranes among lotus blossoms. Painted on hand-made paper with hues of green and bold white colors. Bordered with a light silk b...
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20th Century Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

Materials

Brass

Antique Japanese Six-Panel Landscape Screen Byobu
Located in Torino, IT
Originally used to define living spaces and block drafts, Japanese screens also provided artists with a large surface for paintings. Secured by paper hinges, this exquisite screen (B...
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Antique Late 19th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

Materials

Paper

  • Antique Japanese Six-Panel Landscape Screen Byobu
  • Antique Japanese Six-Panel Landscape Screen Byobu
  • Antique Japanese Six-Panel Landscape Screen Byobu
  • Antique Japanese Six-Panel Landscape Screen Byobu
H 66.93 in. W 148.42 in. D 0.79 in.
Japanese Four-Panel Painted Landscape Byobu Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Idyllic Japanese four-panel painted landscape byobu screen. Features a delicate painted scene of mountains and trees on a gilt background with beautiful shading and blue highlights. ...
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20th Century Japanese Paintings and Screens

Materials

Brass

Japanese Four-Panel Spring Byobu Folding Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Colorful Japanese painted four panel byobu folding screen depicting trees with blossoming flowers and blue birds. Vibrant spring colors on a silk ground signed and sealed on left sid...
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20th Century Japanese Mid-Century Modern Paintings and Screens

Materials

Brass

Japanese Four-Panel Cherry Blossom Silk Screen Byobu
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Dazzling Japanese four panel Byobu silk screen painting of cherry blossoms. Features a gilt background with a delicate watered silk wavy texture. The watered appearance is similar to...
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20th Century Japanese Modern Paintings and Screens

Materials

Brass

Japanese Four-Panel Floral and Foliate Byobu Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Colorful Japanese four panel byobu screen featuring a large floral and foliate bloom drawn on paper. Beautifully decorated with intricate details on an organic textured paper and bor...
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20th Century Japanese Paintings and Screens

Materials

Fabric, Silk, Wood, Paper

Japanese Two-Sided Folding Byobu Silk Painted Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Unique Japanese two-sided folding byobu screen featuring paintings on silk depicting a garden scene on one side and three ducks with prunus on the opposite side. The front side havin...
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20th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

Materials

Brass

Japanese Four Panel Silk Byobu Screen of Chrysanthemums
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Vintage Japanese four panel silk Byobu screen of delicate chrysanthemums and a small bird. Features a hand-painted gold silk ground bordered with a silk brocade. Water damage stain o...
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20th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

Materials

Brass

Japanese Taisho Period Byobu Screen with Noh Scenes
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Large Japanese two-panel Taisho period Byobu screen featuring colorful Noh scenes from a narrative play. Produced with handmade mulberry paper with rich texture and fiber. The screen...
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20th Century Japanese Taisho Paintings and Screens

Materials

Wood, Paper

Japanese Two-Panel Screen from the Kano School Byobu
Located in Stamford, CT
A Japanese two-panel screen from the Kano School Byobu, with silver leaf and rolling waves.
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Antique 1890s Japanese Paintings and Screens

Japanese Four Panel Byobu Screen of White Egrets
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Idyllic Japanese four-panel Byobu screen depicting a hand-painted seascape of white egrets, wooden boat, and lily pads under a faint crescent moon. Vibrant colors of blue, white, pin...
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20th Century Japanese Modern Paintings and Screens

Materials

Brass

Japanese Four-Panel Blue Mountain Landscape Byobu Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Dramatic Japanese four-panel landscape byobu screen featuring a blue mountain landscape scene. Painted on silk reminiscent of a Chinese splash color artist style with deep hues of gr...
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20th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

Materials

Brass

Japan, Antique Pair of Two-Panel Screens Byobu Depicting Koi
Located in Shelburne, VT
Japan, a pair of two panel screens byobu depicting Koi, ink and mineral colors on paper, each screen 168cm, 67.5” high and 187cm, 75” wide, Taisho to early Showa period, (1920’s-1930...
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Vintage 1920s Japanese Japonisme Paintings and Screens

Japanese Four-Panel Gold Leaf Byobu Screen with Cranes
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Spectacular Japanese four-panel byobu screen featuring squares of gold leaf hand painted with white cranes. The screen is decorated with large green lotus blossoms amid pines and flo...
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20th Century Japanese Hollywood Regency Paintings and Screens

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Brass, Gold Leaf

Japanese Four-Panel Byobu Screen of Quail and Flowers
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Beautiful Japanese four-panel Byobu screen featuring Japanese quail and spring flowers on a gilt background. Set with a silk brocade border in an ebonized wood frame. Signed and seal...
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20th Century Japanese Meiji Screens and Room Dividers

Materials

Silk, Wood, Paint, Paper

Japanese Antique Evergreen Mountains and Lakes Screen Byobu, Six Panels
Located in Shelburne, VT
Japan, a fine six-panel screen Byobu of bold and precise brush strokes on paper, in a serene, peaceful panoramic mountainside packed with stunning evergreen pine trees winding among ...
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Antique Late 19th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

Materials

Paper

Japan Fine Antique Set Six Lacquered Makie Byobu Screen Accents
Located in Shelburne, VT
From our recent Japanese Acquisitions Travels. This is a beautiful set of six (6) Japanese Lacquered Makie Byobu Osae decorative screen accents nested in their original box. Attrac...
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Antique Late 19th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

Materials

Lacquer

Japanese Asian Signed Four-Panel Folding Byobu Screen Village Landscape Scene
Located in Studio City, CA
A gorgeous four-panel Japanese Byobu folding screen depicting a colorful village scene with numerous people engaged in village life. The dark rich colors, deep gold leaf, and beautif...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

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Gold Leaf

Japanese Six-Panel Byobu Screen of Pine Trees on Gold Leaf
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Exquisite Japanese six-panel byobu screen featuring pine trees on squares of gold leaf. Beautifully painted with delicate brush strokes. Mounted flat for display on a wall. Set in a ...
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20th Century Japanese Edo Paintings and Screens

Materials

Brass

Japanese Four-Panel Byobu Screen of Cranes and Willow on Gold Leaf
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Early 20th century Japanese Meiji four-panel screen featuring cranes and a willow tree. Painted on squares of gold leaf with a rich patina and set in an ebonized wood frame with a br...
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20th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

Materials

Brass, Gold Leaf

Hand Painted Japanese Folding Screen Byobu Floral Painting, Watercolor Gold Leaf
Located in 10 Chater Road, HK
The spring scene painting of this six-panel screen is hand painted in watercolor, on squares of gold leaf which are applied by hand to the paper base over carefully jointed wooden la...
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21st Century and Contemporary Asian Paintings and Screens

Materials

Gold Leaf

Pair of 18th Century Gold, Painted Japanese Six Fold Screens, 'Byobu' Edo Period
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
A pair of 18th century gold and painted Japanese six fold screens, (Byobu) Edo period. These are a very rare pair of large Japanese screens, the screens are each six fold and have be...
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Antique Mid-18th Century Japanese Edo Paintings and Screens

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Gold Leaf

18th Century Kano School Byobu Screen
Located in Chicago, IL
The massive trunk of an ancient pine tree with bending, twisting branches spans nearly eight feet across four gold-leafed panels. The downward thrust of its principal branch sits pro...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Japanese Paintings and Screens

Materials

Gold Leaf

  • 18th Century Kano School Byobu Screen
  • 18th Century Kano School Byobu Screen
  • 18th Century Kano School Byobu Screen
  • 18th Century Kano School Byobu Screen
H 68 in. W 149.5 in. D 1 in.
Four-Panel Japanese Byobu Garden Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Beautiful hand-painted watercolor on gold leaf paper screen depicting flowers, chrysanthemums, and blooming plants. Signed with one seal on the lower right. Silk border with an eboni...
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20th Century Japanese Paintings and Screens

Materials

Paint, Paper, Wood

"Water's Edge" Two-Panel Japanese Byobu Screen
Located in Chicago, IL
The term byobu means “wind wall” and as the name suggests, painted folding screens like this one were originally used in Japanese homes to block drafts of air. The oldest screens dat...
Category

Late 20th Century Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

Materials

Wood, Paint, Paper

  • "Water's Edge" Two-Panel Japanese Byobu Screen
  • "Water's Edge" Two-Panel Japanese Byobu Screen
  • "Water's Edge" Two-Panel Japanese Byobu Screen
  • "Water's Edge" Two-Panel Japanese Byobu Screen
H 0.75 in. W 81.5 in. D 65.25 in.
Japanese Byobu Shell Gathering After Katsushika Hokusai
By Katsushika Hokusai
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Stunning Japanese four-panel Byobu screen of women shell gathering at low tide after Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese 1760-1849) watercolor on squares of gold leaf. Amazing painting wher...
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20th Century Japanese Edo Paintings and Screens

Materials

Gold Leaf

Japanese Equestrian Byobu Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
A rare, four panel folding Japanese equestrian byobu silk screen depicting five men on horseback playing a polo style game. A unique screen with painted panels and vibrant colors wit...
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20th Century Japanese Paintings and Screens

  • Japanese Equestrian Byobu Screen
  • Japanese Equestrian Byobu Screen
  • Japanese Equestrian Byobu Screen
  • Japanese Equestrian Byobu Screen
H 36 in. W 72 in. D 1 in.
Japanese "Bird & Waterfall" Screen, Byobu
Located in Shelburne, VT
Japan, a fine two-panel tea screen Byobu of a mountainside waterfall among a colorful drapery of maple trees, birds, and an outcrop. This attractive screen dates to the early Showa p...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

Materials

Paper

  • Japanese "Bird & Waterfall" Screen,  Byobu
  • Japanese "Bird & Waterfall" Screen,  Byobu
  • Japanese "Bird & Waterfall" Screen,  Byobu
  • Japanese "Bird & Waterfall" Screen,  Byobu
H 67.5 in. W 74 in. D .5 in.
Japanese Byobu Style Screen Spring Song Birds and Flowers
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Gorgeous Japanese byobu style silk four-panel screen of flora and fauna. Vibrant spring green foliage and white flowers amid several indigo blue song birds. Signed and sealed on top ...
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20th Century Asian Hollywood Regency Paintings and Screens

Materials

Brass

Antique Japanese Two-Panel Screen 'Byobu'
Located in San Francisco, CA
With textile border and lacquered wooden molding; depicting a tranquil landscape with blossoming flowers surrounding a persimmon tree with plump fruit and punctuated with colorful bi...
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Antique Early 19th Century Japanese Edo Paintings

Materials

Paper

  • Antique Japanese Two-Panel Screen 'Byobu'
  • Antique Japanese Two-Panel Screen 'Byobu'
  • Antique Japanese Two-Panel Screen 'Byobu'
  • Antique Japanese Two-Panel Screen 'Byobu'
H 67 in. W 74.75 in. D .75 in.
Japanese Four Panel Byobu Screen of Flowers
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Stunning Japanese four-panel folding byobu screen depicting hand-painted flowers on an unusual metallic dark background. The screen has an almost iron metal patina that makes the con...
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20th Century Japanese Paintings and Screens

Materials

Silk, Wood, Paper

Japanese Autumn Maple Four-Panel Byobu Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Serene Japanese four-panel byobu screen depicting a seasonal nature scene of an autumn maple tree over a pond with lily pads. Painted in a Rinpa school style over a background of gil...
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20th Century Japanese Edo Paintings and Screens

Materials

Brass

Six Panel Japanese Vintage Folding Byobu Screen
Located in Locust Valley, NY
Six-panel Japanese vintage folding byobu screen hand painted with fabric trim around perimeter edge.
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Vintage 1940s Japanese Japonisme Paintings and Screens

Materials

Gold Leaf

Japanese Four-Panel Byobu Screen Autumn Geese
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Golden Japanese four-panel folding Byobu screen of Autumn geese on a gilt background. Beautifully hand-painted on squares of subtle metallic ground with grasses. Signed and stamped o...
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20th Century Japanese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

Materials

Silk, Wood, Paper

Japanese Four-Panel Byobu Gilt Landscape Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Large Japanese four-panel Byobu screen featuring a painted mountain landscape on a gilt background. Beautiful and delicate scene of rivers and valleys. Signed with a seal on the lowe...
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20th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

Materials

Brass

Japanese Four Panel Byobu Gilt Landscape Screen
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Hand painted Japanese four-panel byobu screen depicting a mountain and lake landscape. Painted on gilt squares with a large pine tree over a pagoda on one side and fishing boats on t...
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20th Century Japanese Mid-Century Modern Paintings and Screens

Materials

Brass

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Japanese Byobu For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are many versions of the ideal Japanese byobu for your home. A Japanese byobu — often made from paper, wood and metal — can elevate any home. If you’re shopping for a Japanese byobu, we have 16 options in-stock, while there are 3 modern editions to choose from as well. Your living room may not be complete without a Japanese byobu — find older editions for sale from the 18th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 21st Century. A Japanese byobu, designed in the style, is generally a popular piece of furniture. You’ll likely find more than one Japanese byobu that is appealing in its simplicity, but Robert Crowder produced versions that are worth a look.

How Much is a Japanese Byobu?

Prices for a Japanese byobu can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — at 1stDibs, they begin at $288 and can go as high as $32,500, while the average can fetch as much as $1,589.