Lot 0101

20th C. Japanese Meiji Silk Scroll Painting w/ Birds

East Asia, Japan, Meiji period, ca. early 20th century CE. A lovely silk painting mounted on a scroll, depicting birds on a blossoming cherry tree. The birds are perched on the thick trunk, and one opens its beak as if screaming a warning note at some unseen intruder in the bamboo reeds. The painting is unsigned and mounted on blue brocade and... more
09 Jan 2022
USA, Louisville, CO