Artwork Panel: 52.6cm x 97.5cm ≈ 20¾" x 38¼"
Silk/Brocade: 62cm x 153.7cm ≈ 24½" x 60½"
Width at Wooden Knobs: 71cm ≈ 28"
Close up view of the warrior artwork mounted to this silk brocade wall scroll
If you love the novel, or the numerous movies that depict "The Journey to the West", then you know this frisky fellow.
The Monkey King is also known as "Sun Wukong", "Sun Wukung" and sometimes (literally "Monkey King").
If you are looking for this artwork, you probably know a lot about the Monkey King. If you want to know more, here's the Wikipedia entry on the Monkey King: Wikipedia: Monkey King
At least a dozen Chinese movies depict the Monkey King
Please note that the xuan paper used for the painting on this wall scroll may have some embedded fibers, husks, or specks. This is not a defect, but a natural part of this handmade paper.
Here is Sandy holding a different wall scroll by Jin Bin. This one is actually about 122cm or 48" long (smaller than most of the Jin Bin wall scrolls we sell). Even in this smaller size, it shows you how big these handmade wall scrolls are.
This is a very detailed painting that is mounted to a silk wall scroll. A lot of work went into this. It actually takes the artist about a half day to complete.
You won't be disappointed if you become the owner of this work of art. I guarantee it personally or your money back.
The artist's name is (Qing Jing-Bin). He was born in Guanxi Province (southern China). His specialty is paintings of mythological and historical figures of ancient China.