Japanese Lion & Tiger Embroidered Panels c.1920.

Very unusual pair of large early 20th.c. Japanese silk panels embroidered with scenes of lions and tigers c.1920. 29″ x 46″ panels, one with a pair of tigers beside a steam amongst jungle foliage, the other with a male and female lion surrounded by palm trees. Each with an embroidered signature in one of the lower corners. Quite faded and worn in places. Presented on wooded stretchers with simple pine frames. Pattered lining fabric on the reverse.


Dimensions: width 29″, depth 1″, height 46″.
Year: c.1920.
Price: £395
Stock Number: 31813