DIMENSIONS: Each Frame - 36cm; Content - 21cm (Width)
Each Frame -121cm; Content – 74cm (Height)
This item, consisting of four screens of paintings on ceramic tiles, was created by a painter from the Zhushan district of Jingdezhen City. The ceramic tiles are flat, covered by a glossy glaze. Its theme is good luck, happiness and prosperity. Blue, ocher and famille rose are evident as well. With an intact frame, it’s a masterpiece that has been handed down from generation to generation. Certainly it is of great economic value to the knowledgeable collector.
The screen, bearing vividly depicted birds and flowers, has panels that are similar in composition. The painting style is fresh and elegant, and the form and spirit are depicted in a lively, interesting way. The beautiful birds, for example, are at once gorgeous and vigorous. Meanwhile, the background of plants and flowing water shows harmony and vitality. The creator presented the simplicity and romance of the nature scene with bright, refined glaze work. Coupled with the verses, the pieces give the viewer a feeling that transcends words; a sense of yearning for closeness to nature. It truly is a collectable masterpiece, as implied by the signature.
The creator of this piece had a gift for bird-and-flower painting on ceramic tile. A lifelike quality is among the characteristics of his birds. Thus, his paintings are meticulous but not rigid. With pen and ink, he skillfully draws the contours of birds and flowers. Then, grasping the subtle changes in colors, he exquisitely depicts the fluffy feathers of birds. The feathers of the birds in this artwork are beautifully detailed. With their bright, fluffy feathers, the birds bear stunning realism. Flowers and birds, which are respectively static and dynamic, give flight to the imagination.
Painting on ceramic tile, despite its relatively short history, enjoys high status and prestige at home and abroad. Moreover, given the profound culture of Chinese painting, this type of painting is a favorite among collectors.
The rise in the prices of the paintings on ceramic tiles from Zhushan District, Jingdezhen City, is by no means accidental. The reason lies in the strong investment potential of such paintings. The existing authentic paintings on ceramic tiles from Zhushan District are few, so they’re considered “initial offerings” with vast appreciation potential. In terms of market prices, it can be asserted that paintings on ceramic tiles by famous painters will enjoy great potential appreciation, making them worthy of any collection.
Market price: USD 64,600-77,500 (Four Screens)
NFC ID of CIMB-PP-2203-001: 0438147ae67280
NFC ID of CIMB-PP-2203-002: 04:8C:1E:7A:E6:72:80
NFC ID of CIMB-PP-2203-003: 04:89:1B:7A:E6:72:80
NFC ID of CIMB-PP-2203-004: 04:64:1A:7A:E6:72:80