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All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Contemporary item #504354 (stock #Z2014)
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$395.00
Liu Chunhai, a Chinese modern artist works closely with his partner and wife, the renowned new Chinese modern artist Zhao Tianqi. His drawing of an female red guard holding a rifle and carrying a knife, while an ancient scholar is reading a book is referring to Su Zi's War of Strategy and the Chinese proverb of "Discussing war strategy on paper", referring to the lack of practical field skills. 30" x 21". Signed and dated.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #92033 (stock #P2020)
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$20.00
In this painting of a "beauty", this woman is seen sitting down, holding a fan on one hand, with a flower vase on her right and her cat on her left.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #92030 (stock #P2019)
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In this painting, a beauty is holding her usual fan, leaning against a table where a lamp is sitting. On the upper right of the painting a famous phrase was quoted - "The river and mountain is as beautiful as a still picture." This phrase is clearly referring to the woman who is also as pretty as a picture to the painter.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #92028 (stock #P2018)
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In this original hand painting, a "beauty" is seen half sitting on a bar stool. On the left side of the painting, a poem reads the following: "Last night it snowed heavily, this morning a winter plum tree is seen blossoming.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #92027 (stock #P2021)
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$20.00
This original painting depicted a "beauty" sitting on a small soft mat, while a pet bird is nearby.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #92025 (stock #P2017)
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$20.00
In this interesting depiction, a "beauty" is seen holding a fan on one hand while another hand holding a chair. It appears that her name was "Zhu-Zhang-Zi" according to the painting, and she would be one of the favorites to this author, who's a painter and a monk.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #92024 (stock #P2016)
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$20.00
In this original hand painting by the same artist, a woman is kneeing down. The poem to the right seems to be describing a scene where the night is young and music and wine are flowing freely.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #92023 (stock #P2015)
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In this painting, a "beauty" is seen holding a flower. The poem written to the right of the painting seems to refer to the fact this woman does never have to leave the house.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #92022 (stock #P2014)
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Named as "Picture of Smiling Beauty", this original hand painting was done by the same artist. In this painting, a woman who's holding a small fan is seen smiling demurely, with her cat looking at her from a chair nearby.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #92020 (stock #P2013)
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In this painting, a beauty is seen sitting on a small stool, one hand holding a fan. This painting is also named "Picture of Little Fan".
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #92019 (stock #P2012)
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$20.00
This colorful original hand painting done by the same artist depicts a woman sitting on a bed, with a cat by her foot.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #92017 (stock #P2011)
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$20.00
In this "beauty" painting, the author portrayed a woman who's half sitting on a chair, with a small stool and flower vase near by.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #92016 (stock #P2010)
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This beauty painting was done by the same artist. In this painting a woman is sitting on a blanket, resting by the tree.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #92013 (stock #P2009)
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Done by the same artist, this hand painting depicts a woman sitting by a table.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #90731 (stock #P2008)
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Done by the same artist, this is a beauty lying on a mat painting, depicting a summer scene.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #90730 (stock #P2007)
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Done by the same artist, this is yet another picture of a beauty.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #90729 (stock #P2006)
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Done by the same artist, this is another "Beauty" painting that is within the same series.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #68787 (stock #P2005)
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$20.00
An artist who was also a monk did this original painting on a special type of unbleached paper, often used in Chinese watercolor. The painting was signed with his title – “Qing-Ju-Shi”, which meant that he was a kind of monk who was allowed to live outside of the temple and have a family. The name of the painting is “Picture of a beauty”, portraying a semi nude woman sitting on lotus flowers. Paintings such as this were banned after the communist takeover in 1949...