A Superb Meiji Period Shibayama, Laquer & Maki-e 3 Panel folding wood Screen. The Stunning richly hued, pierced and carved timber frame depicts birds and flowers and is onlaid with mother of pearl flowers.It is inset with one large and two smaller panels, The smaller panels fold inwards. The centre panel is decorated with two beautifully dressed high relief Shibayama figures, likely Scholars in a landscape of birds trees and flowers. The landscape, trees and flowers finely done in Laquer & Maki-e with some onlaid Shibayama mother of pearl. The two smaller outer panels are also decorated similarly with a landscape of Maki-e branches and flowers with Shibayama birds and flowers. In excellent condition, small minor loss to a Shibayama birds wing.
Some minor water drip staining to lower area laquer panels, does not detract. It measures approximately 104cm high x 117 length. Please view the photos carefully as they are a vital part of the description. The item "A Superb Meiji Period Shibayama, Laquer & Maki-e 3 Panel Folding Wood Screen" is in sale since Monday, November 22, 2021.This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Japanese\Other Japanese". The seller is "rachael26031" and is located in Matlock. This item can be shipped worldwide.