Japanese Screen

SKU:JS63A

$50,000.00 Sale price

Regular price $50,000.00

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Description

Six panel 'literati' ink on gold screen depicting a classical Chinese landscape, by Tanomura Chokunyu 1814-1907, c1872

Fully remounted and in excellent condition.

Like his master and adoptive father Tanomura Chikuden, Tanomura Chokunyu, was an esteemed 'nanga' painter, poet and calligrapher (artist scholars noted for creating ink landscapes in the tradition of classical Chinese paintings). Working in Kyoto he became a leading Meiji period exponent of the nanga painting tradition, securing the title of first director of the Kyoto Municipal School of Fine Arts and Crafts and founding the Nihon Nanga Kyokai.

Two similar screens dating to the same period are housed at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, with other works in the collections of the Ashmoleum Museum Oxford, the British Museum and the Idemitsu Art Gallery Tokyo.

Materials: Sumi ink on gold leaf ground

Dimensions: H 176cm x W 376cm

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Description

Six panel 'literati' ink on gold screen depicting a classical Chinese landscape, by Tanomura Chokunyu 1814-1907, c1872

Fully remounted and in excellent condition.

Like his master and adoptive father Tanomura Chikuden, Tanomura Chokunyu, was an esteemed 'nanga' painter, poet and calligrapher (artist scholars noted for creating ink landscapes in the tradition of classical Chinese paintings). Working in Kyoto he became a leading Meiji period exponent of the nanga painting tradition, securing the title of first director of the Kyoto Municipal School of Fine Arts and Crafts and founding the Nihon Nanga Kyokai.

Two similar screens dating to the same period are housed at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, with other works in the collections of the Ashmoleum Museum Oxford, the British Museum and the Idemitsu Art Gallery Tokyo.

Materials: Sumi ink on gold leaf ground

Dimensions: H 176cm x W 376cm

Click and Collect

At checkout select the ‘Click and Collect’ shipping method. You will be contacted by a Kazari + Ziguzagu team member who will advise when you can collect your items. Items will be ready for collection within 1 business day and must be collected within 5 business days unless otherwise arranged.

Charges apply for storage beyond the initial period. You may also decide to use the Click and Collect service if you have an existing/preferred carrier for interstate and international shipping.

Shipping

We can ship orders worldwide. Kazari + Ziguzagu uses competitive and reliable shipping services including but not limited to Auspost, DHL and local couriers and carriers, as well as art and antique specific interstate and international carriers.

Shipping can be added at checkout for Domestic deliveries (Australia).

Additional insurance may be required as standard insurance may not be sufficient to cover loss or damage of fragile or expensive items.

For deliveries outside Australia, or for custom shipping quotes for this product, please click here. For further information, or discuss shipping your shipping options, please enquire via the contact us page.

Please click here for our full list of delivery options.