The Lotus Mountain: A Traditional Chinese Paintings by YANG Chun
Lot No. ：NMDC-YC-170825
Overview：“The Lotus Mountain”, Contemporary art, Traditional Chinese Painting (2*), size 360 x 96 cm，landscape.
Status：For sale (Item is customizable)
1* YANG Chun was born in 1930. He graduated the Guangxi Academy of Fine Arts in 1960. He is professional painter and the members of of Guangxi Artists Association. His works have been recognized with numerous award-winning in the national art exhibition. YANG received the Gold Medal Award from "Golden Dragon National Calligraphy and Painting Competition" for his landscape painting in 1993, and was awarded the First Prize in 1994 by "International Peace Painting and Calligraphy Competition". YANG’s name is documented in “Contemporary Painting and Calligraphy Collection”. In 2000, his works got the fine award in the first Chinese painting art exhibition, and recorded into the "Chinese famous painting and calligraphy". In 2004, he donated his artwork "Lijiang misty rain" for "2004 China - ASEAN Expo", it sold USD 20,000.
2* Chinese painting is one of the oldest continuous artistic traditions in the world. Painting in the traditional style is known today in Chinese as guóhuà , meaning 'national' or 'native painting', as opposed to Western styles of art which became popular in China in the 20th century. Traditional painting involves essentially the same techniques as calligraphy and is done with a brush dipped in black ink or coloured pigments; oils are not used. As with calligraphy, the most popular materials on which paintings are made are paper and silk. The finished work can be mounted on scrolls, such as hanging scrolls or handscrolls. Traditional painting can also be done on album sheets, walls, lacquerware, folding screens, and other media.
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