Japanese Four-Panel "Tales of Genji" Folding Byobu Screen For Sale
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Japanese Four-Panel "Tales of Genji" Folding Byobu Screen

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Fine Japanese four panel "Tales of Genji" folding byobu screen from the famous novel by the Noblewoman, Murasaki Shikibu. Features an Imperial courtyard scene with figures seen from above in the clouds. Ink and gilt on silk ground with a brocade border. Set into a mahogany finished frame with brass protectors. Painting is signed and stamped on right side. Provenance: Sold by Gumps San Francisco, CA with seal on back.

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  • Date of Manufacture
    Late 20th Century
  • Condition Details
    Handwritten name and date on back in ink.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 36 in. x W 71 in. x D 1 in.H 91.44 cm x W 180.34 cm x D 2.54 cm
  • Seller Location
    Oakland, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU155528931153
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