Calligraphy and Painting

  • Physical Exercise Chart on Silk (Daoyin Tu 206BC—25AD)

    Physical Exercise Chart on Silk (Daoyin Tu 206BC—25AD)

    Physical Exercise Chart on SilkWestern Han Dynasty (206BC—25AD)Length: 142cm; Width:70cmUnearthed from Han Tomb No.3 at Mawangdui, Changsha in 1973The original of this painting is actually a colored chart of physical exercise. It has 44 human images, each...
  • Painting on Silk “Drawing of Entertainment”

    Early Western Han Dynasty (ca. 205-141 B.C.)Unearthed from Tomb 3 at Mamangdui, Changsha, in 1973Restored Painting: Length:68.7 cm; Width: 34.9 cmThis painting on silk “Drawing of Entertainment” was originally hung on the east wall of the burial chamber. It...
  • Book on Silk “Lao Zi”

    Book on Silk “Lao Zi”

    This is called Version A of Book on Silk “Lao Zi”, because it was copied out in classical official script. The silk is partially damaged, with many Chinese characters missing. The book, together with “The Yellow Emperor’s Four Canons” in four chapters ...
  • Book Copied on Silk -- Zhou Yi (Book of Changes)

    Unearthed from Han Tomb No.3 at Mawangdui in 1973Length:30cm; Width:21.5cm; Height:48cm Written in official script on a whole length of silk, it consists of both the text and the commentaries of Book of Changes. The text here refers to the Sixty-Four...
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  • Master Artist Chen Wei

    Master Artist Chen Wei
    Master artist Chen Wei, founder of the Hailang Institute of Chinese Painting, is internationally known for his landscape painting, particularly the painting of ocean waves. He created the "Pomazou Technique", which combines the techniques of both Chinese ...
  • Liu Hui

    Liu Hui
    Liu Hui: Female, was born in 1950 in Jiling city, graduated from Capital Normal University, a national Level-1 artist. She is the original senior painter in Jinan Fine Art Academy, a senior painter of Shangdong CPPCC Painting and Calligraphy Collectors...
  • Liang Tongshu

    Liang Tongshu
    Liang Tongshu(1723-1815), of Qing Dyansty, was also known as Yuanying, Shanzhou and Buweng. When he was 90 he was called Xinwu Zhangweng. He was born in Qiantang (Hangzhou nowadays). In the year of Qianlong 17 (1752), he was bestowed on a successful...
  • Top 10 Most Famous Calligraphers in Chinese History

    Top 10 Most Famous Calligraphers in Chinese History
    Chinese calligraphy is extensive and profound, and has a long history. Practice calligraphy can cultivate people’s sentiment, and improve people’s aesthetic taste. If you are interested in Chinese calligraphy, it is necessary to know the most famous ...
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