Item 1368 – For sale are three stunning and delicate, hand-painted Silk Screens , each featuring an elegant Japanese Geisha. Nature surrounds each lovely woman wearing her traditional kimono. Traditional Geisha make-up emphasizes each serene face. The delicate screens have been expertly retouched with muted and vibrant colors including varying shades of green and blue and kimonos of soft blue, pink and lavender. Each screen is signed by the artist adding authenticity. The screens are in excellent condition.
Translations: Screen 1 – Yan Yan Gorgeous
Screen 2 – Tong Yin Shade
Screen 3 – You are Summer
Historical background on the first US owners of the screens: The gentleman who purchased these original works of art worked for the US State Department. He was with the first group of Americans entering China after the Tiananmen Square incident in 1989. Many original Chinese works of art were sold during that period. The heirs are now offering up several of those pieces, including these, for consignment.
Dimensions: 13″L x 6″W (each)
Weight is approximate: 0.5 lbs