Huge C19th Japanese yuzen birodo textile of tigers

Huge C19th Japanese yuzen birodo textile of tigers

Code: 2758

Dimensions:

W: 166.5cm (65.6")H: 232.5cm (91.5")

£4,500.00 Approx $6189.82, €5269.32

An incredible C19th Japanese painted, woven and hand cut velvet textile of five tigers amongst a rocky landscape with a stream and bamboo plants.  This Meiji textile is created using the traditional Japanese technique of yuzen birodo which involves a dye resistant technique to paint and draw as well as hand cutting velvet to create different textures and hues.