Chinese Ink Brush Paintings

Chinese Australian artist Fan Dongwang's Chinese ink brush paintings are the fruits of his rigorous training in the field of traditional Chinese art in China which later in Australia inspired his new canvas paintings such as Shifting Perspective.         

 

Fan Dongwang’ painting offer insights into the essence of Chinese art and aesthetics: The basics of traditional Chinese calligraphy and painting is to use simple but expressive brush strokes to create meaningful Chinese characters and beautiful Chinese paintings of people, flowers, animals, fruits and landscape on rice paper. This elegant brush writing and painting technique is meditative, enjoyable and relaxing. For Fan this is an excellent way to reduce stress, increase happiness and improve wellbeing.

 All paintings are Chinese ink brush on rice paper

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FanDongwang-ChineseRicePaperPainting9-Tw
FanDongwang-ChineseRicePaperPainting2-Pl
FanDongwang-ChineseRicePaperPainting2-Pl
FanDongwang-ChineseRicePaperPainting1-Ba
FanDongwang-ChineseRicePaperPainting1-Ba
FanDongwang-ChineseRicePaperPainting4-Lo
FanDongwang-ChineseRicePaperPainting4-Lo
FanDongwangChineseRicePaperPainting6-Gol
FanDongwangChineseRicePaperPainting6-Gol
FanDongwangChineseRicePaperPainting5-10L
FanDongwangChineseRicePaperPainting5-10L
FanDongwangChineseRicePaperPainting12-Pu
FanDongwangChineseRicePaperPainting12-Pu
FanDongwangChineseRicePaperPainting3-Rat
FanDongwangChineseRicePaperPainting3-Rat
FanDongwangChineseRicePaperPainting11-Ea
FanDongwangChineseRicePaperPainting11-Ea
FanDongwang-ChineseRicePaperPainting8-2B
FanDongwang-ChineseRicePaperPainting8-2B
FanDongwangChineseRicePaperPainting14-Ve
FanDongwangChineseRicePaperPainting14-Ve
FanDongwangChineseRicePaperPainting10-Or
FanDongwangChineseRicePaperPainting10-Or
Two Musicians 31 x 26 cm
Two Musicians 31 x 26 cm

Fan Dongwang, This image reappears in Fan's later canvas painting Shifting Perspective.

Chrysanthemum Fan 24cm
Chrysanthemum Fan 24cm
Chrysanthemum Fan 24cm
Chrysanthemum Fan 24cm

Fan Dongwang

Chrysanthemum Fan 24cm
Chrysanthemum Fan 24cm
Lady Playing Flute 49 x 27 cm
Lady Playing Flute 49 x 27 cm

Fan Dongwang, Ink on silk.

Warier 49 x 32 cm
Warier 49 x 32 cm
Warier 49 x 32 cm
Warier 49 x 32 cm

Fan Dongwang

Flower Basket 31 x 55 cm
Flower Basket 31 x 55 cm
Flower Basket 31 x 55 cm
Flower Basket 31 x 55 cm

Fan Dongwang

 Eighty Seven Immortals 26 x 19 cm
Eighty Seven Immortals 26 x 19 cm
 Eighty Seven Immortals 26 x 19 cm
Eighty Seven Immortals 26 x 19 cm

Fan Dongwang

Lady & Two Cranes 55 x 24 cm
Lady & Two Cranes 55 x 24 cm
Lady & Two Cranes 55 x 24 cm
Lady & Two Cranes 55 x 24 cm

Fan Dongwang

Dragon King 55 x 34 cm
Dragon King 55 x 34 cm
Dragon King 55 x 34 cm
Dragon King 55 x 34 cm

Fan Dongwang

 Hunter 23 x 27 cm
Hunter 23 x 27 cm
 Hunter 23 x 27 cm
Hunter 23 x 27 cm

Fan Dongwang

 Hunter 23 x 27 cm
Hunter 23 x 27 cm
 Bamboo & Dragonfly 26 x 21 cm
Bamboo & Dragonfly 26 x 21 cm

Fan Dongwang

 Eighty Seven Immortals 26 x 19 cm
Eighty Seven Immortals 26 x 19 cm
Musician Drink Wine 17 x 21 cm
Musician Drink Wine 17 x 21 cm

Fan Dongwang

Daffodil 26 x 20 cm
Daffodil 26 x 20 cm

Fan Dongwang

Poet Qiu Yan 48 x 34 cm
Poet Qiu Yan 48 x 34 cm

Fan Dongwang

Bird 17 x 22 cm
Bird 17 x 22 cm

Fan Dongwang

Scholar 16 x 18 cm
Scholar 16 x 18 cm

Fan Dongwang

Two Scholars 17 x 21 cm
Two Scholars 17 x 21 cm

Fan Dongwang

Lady 35 x 27 cm
Lady 35 x 27 cm

Fan Dongwang

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Scholar & Lotus Flower 15 x 20 cm
Scholar & Lotus Flower 15 x 20 cm

Fan Dongwang

Two Monks 16 x 21 cm
Two Monks 16 x 21 cm

Fan Dongwang

Poet 17 x 22 cm
Poet 17 x 22 cm

Fan Dongwang

Oriole & Pomegranate 32 x 28 cm
Oriole & Pomegranate 32 x 28 cm

Fan Dongwang

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PICT0020.jpg
Two Birds 15 x 26 cm
Two Birds 15 x 26 cm

Fan Dongwang

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Peony & Butterfly In Wind 30 x 26 cm
Peony & Butterfly In Wind 30 x 26 cm

Fan Dongwang