One Hundred Living Jewels


This lively inside painted snuff bottle depicts a continuous scene of one hundred swimming goldfish. One hundred is a pun for abundance and the fish for ‘gold’. It is an important symbol of riches, which explains why the Chinese like to keep goldfish in the house. The artist, Xiao Binghang, has been a student of Wang Baichuan and studied at the Ji School. He was born in 1978 in Xinji City. Real size: 9.5 x 6.3 cm


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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.

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