Japanese Two Panel Screen: Summer Flowers
Screen depicts Summer flowers and birds on gilded silk. Signature reads: Konishi Fukunen. Notes about Artist: Konishi Fukunen (1887-1959) was born the second son of the Paper mounting specialist Konishi Uhei in Takeo, Fukui prefecture in the mid Meiji period. In 1902 he was sent to Kyoto to study painting under Suzuki Shonen, then one of the leading artists in the Kansai region, whereupon he received the name Fukunen (Lucky year). He was well known and widely exhibited in his lifetime.
- 60 1/4" h x 56 1/4" w x 5/8" d
- 153cm h x 142.9cm w x 1.6cm d
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