Late 20th century, Japanese; black lacquer set with hardstones and mother of pearl; four hinged panels with figures and birds in a landscape with a pavilion, precious articles on the lower section; the back with polychrome and gilt birds on branches. Unmarked. Approx. h. 72", w. 63", d. .75". Provenance: From the Estate of Mr. Cecil S. Whitehead, Jr., Atlanta, Georgia.
Several cracks to lacquer; some panels warped.