Japanese Six Panel Screen: Tosa School Painting of the Battle of Ichinotani
17th century painting depicting the Genji (white flags), driving the Heike (red flags) from their fortress into the sea (close to modern day Kobe). This painting captures the scene of the death of the young warrior, Taira Atsumori, by Kumagai Naozane, a famous general and a scene recreated in Japanese plays. Beautifully painted with unusually stylized clouds. Mineral pigments and gold flake on mulberry paper. One of a pair with S1662, sold separately.
- 17th century
- 55 1/4" h x 116 1/2" w x 3/4" d
- 140.3cm h x 295.9cm w
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- Price Range
- over $100,000