A Branch of “Spring” for You 聊赠一枝春
A Branch of “Spring” for You 聊赠一枝春
A Branch of “Spring” for You 聊赠一枝春
A Branch of “Spring” for You 聊赠一枝春
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A Branch of “Spring” for You 聊赠一枝春

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Chinese brush painting (sumi-e) in Brighton, UK

This is an original Chinese painting, or sumi-e art in another word of ink Plum Blossom. Hand painted on Xuan paper in freshly ground natural ink. 

Signed, dated and stamped with stone seals carved by myself which one bears my name, and another is best wishes.

Painted in my home studio, Plum Blossom Ink Art. 

I have also added some calligraphy artwork which is in Lishu ancient script. It is from a poem which was written by North Wei (386年~534年) general Zheng Kai 郑凯.

江南無所有,聊贈一支春“ :Nothing special,but sending you a branch of spring(plum blossom)!

General Zheng was away from home to south of China during a domestic war. He was missing his best friend who was in the north. One day at early spring when he was enjoying the plum blossoms, a courier was passing by. So he asked him to deliver a branch of plum blossom to his best friend Fan Ye 范晔.  Then back home, he wrote this poem. 

折梅逢驛使,寄與隴頭人。

江南無所有,聊贈一支春。

This is NOT a print or a reproduction, this is my original artwork.

✨A perfect gift to your best friend! ❤️

Painting area 400mm x 400mm

Dimensions:

Framing: This original art work now has been framed with oak solid wood, and non reflection real glass. 

*Framed: In oak wooden frame 

                680mm x 680mm after framed

Packaging: the artwork will be sent in a big box or protective cardboard.

Delivery: free in the UK. Please allow 5-7 days. Please email plumblossomink@gmail.com to ask about shipping costs for international delivery.

Gift options: if you are sending the artwork to someone else as a gift, please email me at plumblossomink@gmail.com to let me know. I will wrap it beautifully before dispatch.

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