A LARGE LACQUERED AND PAINTED 'IMMORTAL' FLOOR SCREEN, 19TH / 20TH CENTURY
A LARGE LACQUERED AND PAINTED 'IMMORTAL' FLOOR SCREEN
19TH / 20TH CENTURY
十九 / 二十世紀 黑漆彩繪祿星圖大插屏
the reverse with an inscription and a Guangxu yuannian mark, corresponding to 1875
Height 79 in., 200.7 cm
The painted panel with wear, losses of pigment and lacquer. There have been repairs, over-paint and consolidation to splitting and losses. The frame and stand with chips, nicks, splits and minor repairs consistent with age and use. The surface has been shellacked.
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