A PAIR OF SIX-PANEL FOLDING SCREENS DEPICTING AUTUMN PLANTS Edo period (1615-1868), 19th century (2)

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Lot 185* TP
A PAIR OF SIX-PANEL FOLDING SCREENS DEPICTING AUTUMN PLANTS
Edo period (1615-1868), 19th century

Sold for £ 13,750 (US$ 18,896) inc. premium
A PAIR OF SIX-PANEL FOLDING SCREENS DEPICTING AUTUMN PLANTS
Edo period (1615-1868), 19th century
The gold paper supports painted in ink and colours with a profusion of chrysanthemums and other autumn plants including kikyo (Chinese bellflower, Platycodon grandflorus) and hagi (bush clover, Lespedeza bicolor); the reverse of each screen with one label falsely attributing the screens to Tosa Mitsunobu (1434-1535) and another recording that on 24 April 1915 they were used to decorate the dais from which Princess Arisugawa viewed cherry blossoms on Mount Yoshino. Each screen approx. 171cm x 378cm (67 5/8in x 148¾in). (2).
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A PAIR OF SIX-PANEL FOLDING SCREENS DEPICTING AUTUMN PLANTS Edo period (1615-1868), 19th century (2)
A PAIR OF SIX-PANEL FOLDING SCREENS DEPICTING AUTUMN PLANTS Edo period (1615-1868), 19th century (2)
A PAIR OF SIX-PANEL FOLDING SCREENS DEPICTING AUTUMN PLANTS Edo period (1615-1868), 19th century (2)
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