Yano Sesso (1714-1777)
Mid Edo Period (1615-1867)
Ink, pigments and gofun on gold-leaf ground, 181x380 cm
Signed: Hôkyô Sessô hitsu
A fine Japanese folding screen with a strong composition of banana plants, peonies and rocks with birds.
At the service of the Hosokawa clan, works from the Yano school painters are preserved in the Eisei-Bunko.