Gillow style antique screen
Ref. No. cw044
An antique four fold Gillow style screen.
An unusual four fold screen with panels of oil painting showing a lakeside landscape within a walnu...
Screens were originally used to prevent draughts. They come in many shapes and styles -four and three fold screens and in the late 18th and early 19th century when the British Empire was it its height Chinese lacquer screens started to be imported into England.
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