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Ships from: USA

 This artwork is
100% hand-painted.

Typical Gallery Price: $87.50

Your Price: $39.00



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Happy Buddha Wall Scroll


Happy Buddha Wall Scroll
152cm
59¾"
70cm
27½"

Approximate Measurements

Painting: 51.6cm x 96.5cm  ≈  20¼" x 38"

Silk Scroll: 61cm x 152cm  ≈  24" x 59¾"

Width at Wooden Knobs: 70cm  ≈  27½"

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Happy Buddha Wall Scroll close up view

Close up view of the artwork mounted to this silk brocade wall scroll

Reason for discount: Very minor wrinkle.

This item was listed or modified
Dec 18th, 2011

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Gary's random little things about China:

Crossing the Street: Human Frogger in China

If you are from my generation, you may remember the video game called "Frogger". It involved crossing a busy road while narrowly dodging cars and truck, often both in front of and behind you at the same time.

Well you can play real live Frogger every time you cross the street in China. It is perfectly normal to cross a four or six-lane road, one lane at a time. You stand motionless on the white, dashed line between lanes as cars and trucks whiz by you on both sides with only inches to spare. When the next lane is clear, you advance (there is no retreat in this game, that could get you killed, since drivers in China would never expect that).

If you did this in America, drivers would come to a screeching halt and think you were crazy (they might even tell you so, using colorful words and hand gestures). It is simply a different culture, or rather a different way of doing things in modern Chinese culture.

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