Six-fold hongmu wood screen

An six-fold hongmu wood screen, the carving based on patterns in the Imperial Palace, Beijing. The screen decorated with silk kesi (tapestry) panels of figures in landscapes, scholars and horsemen. Chinese, the kesi 19th century Provenance: From the descendant of a Belgian diplomat, minister to China in the early 20th century. Previously on loan to […]


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Six-fold hongmu wood screen

  • Six-fold hongmu wood screen
  • A silk rank badge for a sixth rank civil official
  • Four panels of silk satin
  • Recumbent Djeiran Observing the Moon
  • Eight Immortals Embroidery
  • Yellow crane panel
  • Painted Bolt of Silk
  • An imperial yellow silk cushion