Scroll 109 - "Carrying Water, Chopping Wood"
"I used to say of writing that brushwork in characters is like insight into the sayings of Ch'an [Zen] masters." Huang Tingjian
Veritcal Wall Hanging; Each scroll is approximately 2 1/2 x 6 feet. (call for exact measurements or to request a high resolution pic).
Carrying Water, Chopping Wood
Miraculous power and marvelous activity?
Drawing water and hewing wood!
- P'ang YŁn (740-808), a lay disciple of the eighth century, also known as P'ang Chu-shih
Blue Poppy is proud to present our exclusive line of handmade scrolls featuring calligraphy, landscape paintings, and portraits of famous doctors and patriarchs of traditional Chinese medicine. Each scroll is hand painted by Mr. Wang Shaodan and his daughters, Wang Fangzhu and Wang Fangzhen, of Xian. No two are alike, and each is a unique work of art. Each scroll is mounted on traditional silk backing and features traditional ribbon for wall mounting.