Yuan-huan Modelbook, Wang Xizhi, Jin Dynasty, Giclée

  • Product Code: 4718008791160
  • Size: 24.8 x 30.5 cm ±5%
  • Default white border: Plus four sides of the heart 1 cm
  • Material: Rice Paper
  • Weight: 70 g


Tags: Wang Xizhi, Original size and media, Calligraphy


This work by Wang Xizhi, also known as "Hsing-pieh," is a tracing copy done in the "double outlines filled with ink" method. A very fine brush was first used to trace the outlines of the individual strokes and dots, which were then carefully filled with ink. This was the most faithful method of reproducing calligraphy in ancient times, hence "ranking second only to the original." The separating section of yellow silk at the front bears a title inscription in "slender gold" script by the Song emperor Huizong (r. 1100-1125) along with his collection seals, and this work was also included in his Hsuan-ho Calligraphy Catalogue. The piece bears collectors seals from EmperorZhangzong (r. 1190-1208) of the Jin dynasty through the Yuan, Ming, and Qing dynasties. The recipient of this letter was the Prefect of I-chou, Zhou Fu (293-365), and this is a late work by Wang Xizhi. The compilation entitled "Seventeen Works" surviving from the Tang dynasty (618-907) also includes this letter, but it is stiffer and lacks the subtle transformations of the brush. Without the original appearance, it is far inferior to the outline ink tracing seen here.


All Giclée are developed on high-quality rice paper with nanotechnology inks guaranteed by original manufacturers. Passed Weathering Test: resistant to moisture, temperature difference and light pollution.
Each item comes with a warranty card which describes detailed product information in Chinese, English and Japanese. Customers of different countries can better understand the features and introduction of the products.
Each item comes with National Palace Museum's security label in order to confirm the product quality and authorization.

Classic painting box

The design is based on international boutique-class packaging to create a classic painting and collection box. The box is wrapped with art paper that has import material feeling. On the surface of the paper, three-dimensional bronzing treatment is applied to give a mature, restraining, and fashionable style. 
When you open the box, specifically tailor-made design of its internal space allows the picture to sit properly inside and will not be damaged any during transportation. The box is quite handy and convenient for transportation. 

Packing size : 5.6×5.6×30cm
Appendix : Warranty Card

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