Five Cranes


This fine inside painted bottle depicts five cranes during sunset. The crane is a motif for longevity, and five is a sacred number. The artist, Lou Jiawen, was one of the first students of master painter Wang Xisan at the Ji School.  He was born in 1954 in Jizhou City. He has won several prizes for his outstanding work and is now a master painter himself. Original size of snuff bottle: 9.2 x 6.7 cm


Material options:
Clear Plexiglass -> The photo is printed on a 4 mm thick aluminium plate and then covered with a 3 mm clear plexiglass.
Fine Art Paper -> Is a gloss paper with a fine structure, reminiscent of Baryta. It is printed with 12 different colors and 3 shades of grey. The photo is pasted on an aluminium plate of 4 mm thick.