“An Oasis of Calm” on the fan is an original brushwork painting
It is a classical Chinese folding fan painted with ink on rice paper created by the artist Liu Xirong. The painting reflects the Chinese perception of man and nature in harmony through tea.
The folding fan is not only an elegant companion to tea drinking but also a piece of art for the collection.
The artist Liu Xirong is an eminent scholar of Chinese tradition and culture study. As an artist, Mr.Liu Xirong excels in traditional freehand brushwork painting. His painting “The Shadow of Bamboo in Red Ink” was acquired by the British Rail Pension Funds in London in 2017.