An antique Japanese silk embroidery of two cockerel one in a cage with flowers (19th century, Japan)

Date 19th century
Ref No 6s6
Description A fine antique Japanese silk embroidery of two cockerels (roosters) one in a wicker cage with foliage and flowers, the other leaping into the air. The embroidery would have once been brightly coloured, but time has caused the pigments to fade to almost black and white, creating a dramatic and stylish image. It is framed in a contemporary acrylic box frame.
Condition good, some fading
Price Price on application
Width 80.00cm
Height 86.00cm
Depth 4.50cm