The Baraamda


Screen with four rectangular panels of fabric (satin) embroidered with silk thread. Each panel has perforated cresting carved with flowers and birds; screen frame also carved. These screens depict assorted foliage and birds, including a pair of white cranes. The screen fabric is backed with printed cotton. Between the backing and the screen is a paper lining. The fabric portion of the panel is wrapped in plastic. Bottom frieze also of perforated wood depicting either clouds or waves. Marlborough legs on individual casters.