Chinese scroll painting on paper Old man & Turtle, Fan Zeng? Hand painted, attributed to Fang Zheng. Turtle - symbol of longevity.Painter celebrating 50 years anniversary. On June 22, 1986, in Taipei, Taiwan. 27 x 18 inches = 88.5 cm x 45 cm. Size of the scroll: 50 x 22.5 inches = 136 cm. Refer to insignificant creases, stains, aging and imperfections. (1938-) He began his studies in history, literature and calligraphy in his youth. He graduated from the Chinese painting department of the Central Academy of Fine Arts where he took lessons from various famous painters. He is most renowned for his figure paintings. He held solo exhibitions in major cities in Japan and a permanent museum was built for him in Japan.
He also participated in various exhibitions in Asia. He has received various prizes for his paintings.
And now he is the professor and head of the Department of Eastern Arts at Nankai University in Tianjin, China. In recognition of his achievements in figure paintings, the Ministry of the Post and Telecommunications of China invited him to design a set of 4 post stamps to depict 4 ancient Chinese scientists in 1980.
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