Zhao Shao’ang（赵少昂 Chinese, 1905-1998）
A two-fold paper screen painted in ink and colour on a gold ground with chōchō (butterflies) and a family of kiji (pheasants) amongst susuki (Japanese pampas grass).
Japan 17th century Edo period
A two-fold paper screen painted in ink and colour on a gold ground with kiku (chrysanthemums) and autumn plants behind a knoll. The kiku petals are rendered in moriage (raised design), and a mist of sunago (sprinkled gold) drifts amongst the flowers.
Seal: Inen Japan 17th century Edo period
(Source: larmoyante, via parkstepp)
Yu Feian（于 非闇 Chinese, 1889-1959）