Five Cardinal Relationships (silk wovenpicture)


 

Contemporary

L57cm; W57cm

    A traditional subject of moral and ethics frequently seen in Chinese paintings, this silk woven picture has five different types of birds including the phoenix, cranes, love ducks, wagtails and orioles, representing the five cardinal relationships between monarch andsubject, father and son, husband and wife, among brothers and among friends.Splendid in polychrome scene, this picture is a newer silk woven product by the DouJin Sheng Silk Weaving Manufacture in Hangzhou.