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    Sale 3786

    The Collection of Carroll Petrie & European Decorative Arts from the Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama, including the Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection

    31 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1253

    A JAPANESE GILT AND POLYCHROME-PAINTED SIX-PANEL SCREEN

    19TH CENTURY

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    A JAPANESE GILT AND POLYCHROME-PAINTED SIX-PANEL SCREEN
    19TH CENTURY
    Decorated to one side with exotic birds within a watery landscape, the reverse with silvered and gilt pattern of birds and butterflies amongst scrolling foliage, within an ebonized frame
    68 in. (172.5 cm.) high, 24 ¾ in. (63 cm.) wide, each panel


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    Provenance

    Collection of Baron Fukita, Osaka, Japan (according to correspondence).
    With Carlebach Gallery, New York.
    Gift of Mr. Cornelius Ruxton Love, Jr. in 1955.