Japanese Six Panel Screen: Red Festival Awning
Japanese Six Panel Screen: Red Festival Awning
Japanese Six Panel Screen: Red Festival Awning

During a cherry blossom viewing party or picnic, a privacy curtain, or monmaku, would be used for outdoor events. This brilliant red awning is decorated with horses, the symbol of a nobleman. Tosa School painting in mineral pigments on heavy gold leaf with silk brocade border.

Period
c. 1800
Origin
Japan
Dimensions
68 1/2" h x 148 1/2" w x 3/4" d
173.99 cm h x 377.19 cm w x 1.905 cm d
Item #
S0587
Price Range
Price Range
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  • $5,000-$10,000
  • $10,000-$25,000
  • $25,000-$50,000
  • $50,000-$100,000
  • over $100,000