Herd of Deer in an Autumnal Grove, The Five Dynasties period, Scroll

  • Product Code: 0964718008792815
  • Size: 118.4 x 63.8 cm ±5%
  • Framed Size: 179 x 88.5 cm ±5%
  • Material: Silk
  • Weight: 2442 g


Tags: Original size and media, Animal


This hanging scroll, bearing no signature or seal of the painter, represents a herd of deer gathered in a maple forest on an autumn day. Some of the deer stand quietly as others ramble about. The painting method here differs somewhat from traditional Chinese techniques. With its strongly decorative quality, it seems to have been created under the influence of a foreign art style. The deer have been done completely in light ink and washes. The outlines and veins of the tree leaves were first delicately outlined, washes of green applied, then mineral white filled in, and finally more light washes of color added. The colors do not conceal the ink, creating for a brilliant, semi-transparent "floating richness" with its lively hues. The painting thereby exudes a refined quality of soft beauty. An 11th-century record in Comments on Paintings Seen and Heard mentions that paintings of a "thousand deer" were presented to the Sung dynasty under Emperor Shen-tsung (r. 1068-1085) by the Liao dynasty (907-1125) court. This painting may have been related to such a tradition.


All Giclée are developed on high-quality silk with nanotechnology inks guaranteed by original manufacturers. Passed Weathering Test: resistant to moisture, temperature difference and light pollution.
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Paulownia Collection Box

Paulownia box has a fine and beautiful luster and texture of wood. On the surface, three-dimensional stamping treatment is applied to add a warm and natural touching. This special material can effectively isolate moisture and dust. It has light quality that is uneasy to deform and wear-resistant and insect-resistant features to provide high preserving conditions for paintings. It is a very good gift suitable to give others or save for your own collection purpose. The interior design of the box can properly handle scroll of pictures, avoiding damage caused by transportation. The box is quite handy and convenient for transportation. 

Packing size : Inner package-9×9×102cm、Outer boxz-12×12×105cm
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