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Welcome to our Spring Newsletter

 

In quite a few approaches, it has felt like a lengthy, cold, darkish, moist Winter, but there is no blunder now that the days are having for a longer period, the Magnolia is starting to bloom and the temperature is tentatively starting to increase. Spring is on its way and with that, it is time for the most recent version of our quarterly Oriental Artwork-inspired Newsletter.

In this version, we mark the commence of the New Lunar 12 months by telling The Tale of the 4 Dragons, one particular of the most common Chinese people stories. We glow a gentle on a person of our favourite people of Japanese legend, The Shojo and we showcase two magnificent Meiji-period Metallic is effective, each steeped in symbolism and hidden meaning.

As it is Spring time, we take a trip into our archives and revisit very last yrs blog site about the Cherry Blossom and the significance of Sakura in Japan and across the planet.

We also just take a look within the gallery at some of the functions of art that have been extra to our website around the past several months and we offer you a preview of some of the fascinating arrivals that will be coming to our website in the coming weeks.

We hope you enjoy the study.

Kevin Webpage Oriental Art

 

 

 

The Lunar New Yr of the Dragon

Back again at the beginning of February we joined billions of folks all over the world in celebrating the Chinese New 12 months and with it, the dawn of the 12 months of the Dragon. You can see our weblog about the Lunar Year by clicking right here and you can read our telling of the popular Chinese people story, The Tale of the 4 Dragons by clicking below or on the picture below.

 

 

 

Sakura: The phenomenon of Cherry Blossom in Japan

As Winter season attracts to a near and Spring brings with it new life and new beginnings, we consider a look back at final yrs preferred post celebrating Cherry Blossom and its importance in Japanese everyday living. Revisit the weblog by clicking right here or on the photograph below.

 

 

 

Our showcased will work for January and February:

 

Every thirty day period, we select one operate from our selection of Chinese and Japanese High-quality Artwork and Antiques to be our “Featured merchandise of the month”. It could be that it is a intriguing new addition to the collection or a definitely masterful work of artwork complete of symbolism and wonderful craftsmanship. In January, we highlighted this Monumental Iron dish by Isshinsai and Tojin and depicting a breath-having graphic of a fearsome Temple Guardian. Simply click on the down below impression to browse a lot more about this superb instance of Meiji-era metalwork.

 

 

 

and in February, we shone the light on this characterful Bronze Okimono group depicting a pair of wrestling Lion Dogs. Yet again, simply click on the picture to see extra.

 

 

 

 

A search inside of the gallery:

Every single thirty day period we incorporate interesting new pieces to our internet site and because our final E-newsletter back again in December, we have released some breathtaking Japanese Silver ware, a assortment of stunning Okimono, some superb ceramics and quite a few a lot more treasures from our assortment of Chinese and Japanese High-quality Artwork and Antiques. Click on any of the visuals down below to see all the current arrivals on our web-site.

 

 

Initial glance:

We not long ago experienced our photographer, (the really gifted Sam Barnes) in the gallery capturing a selection of great Japanese works of art and we will be introducing some of these to our internet site in the coming days and months. Underneath is a little selection as a preview for our E-newsletter viewers and you can make contact with us by clicking right here or on any of the pictures below for additional information on any of these pieces prior to they are additional on line.

 

 

 

Adhere to us on Instagram

Be a part of our ever-escalating group of above 3,300 Instagram followers for regular updates and fascinating insight from our selection of Chinese and Japanese Wonderful Art and Antiques. We regularly get complimentary opinions about our tales and posts and our Instagram feed is a great way to master about Oriental Art as perfectly as to stay up to date when new parts are extra to our web-site. You can come across us @kevinpageorient

 

 

May well be of Pinterest

We not long ago joined the inventive network that is Pinterest. You can look at and continue to be up to day with our board byclicking listed here.

 

 

 

We hope you liked our Spring Publication. If you missed any of the former editions, you can examine by means of the on-line archive on our web page by clicking in this article.

Heat Regards

Kevin Web site Oriental Art