20th Century Chinese Double-Sided Folding Screen

This 20th century Chinese folding screen has two beautifully painted sides. One side portrays a radiant daytime scene rendered in gold-leaf, with gnarled trees and colorful birds that are incised into the panels and painted in. The scene is framed by a black enameled border adorned with stylized dragons. The other side portrays a nighttime scene in a rich ebony enamel. Each panel measures 16 inches in width and approximately 70" in height. They are connected to each other with metal hinges. The screen comes with a black enameled plinth base with slats into which the legs of the screen fit securely. This base gives the screen versatility in height.

Measurements of screen: Each panel is 16-inch wide by 3/4-inch thick, overall height approximately 70 inches.

Plinth base: 91 x 13.5 x 16 inches.

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