Property from Various Owners
A mixed hardwood eight-panel floor screen inset with blue and white porcelain plaques
Late Qing/Republic period
Each panel of the screen fitted with five porcelain landscape panels of differing shapes that include half-open fan, quatrelobe, square with cusped corners, circle and square with canted corners; each plaque framed within a floating panel intricately cut out with flowering prunus branches set within the main framing members, the prunus branch motif also reticulated to the spandrel separating the lower legs of each panel.
88 x 140in (224 x 355cm) overall