Bamboo and Water

Title: Bamboo and Water

Media: Chinese ink and watercolor on traditional paper

Size: 6.5 x 8.75 in.

Date: 2019

Signed: Lu Kesi pinxit 2019 in memoriam Xia Chang

Seals: Lu (top right beside inscription); Kesi (lower left)

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A small color painting based on a black and white original by the Ming dynasty Chinese painter Xia Chang (夏昶 1388–1470) who specialized in paintings of bamboo. Created as a way to learn from his style.

With traditional Chinese paper backing.