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Kaiyun 開運

Kaiyun's piece displays a single character for "dragon" 龍 in cursive script--cao shu ( 草 書&mdashwith seven seals. The sinuous, vigorous cursive style captures the power that dragons represent very well.

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kaiyun_dragon_lg.jpg (89K) Creator.Personal Name: 開運
Creator.Personal Name: Kaiyun.
Creator.Role: calligrapher.
Title: 龍
Description: hanging scroll; ink on paper (cursive script); inscribed and signed by the artist; seven artist's seals.
Type: Calligraphy--Chinese.
Type: Scroll (Visual work)--Chinese.
Style.Period: Contemporary.
Culture: Chinese.
Material.Medium: ink.
Material.Support: paper.
Measurements: 13.25 x 43.5 in.
Location.Current Repository: private collection, C. J. Campbell (Chicago, Ill.)
Rights: C. J. Campbell.
Record Type: work.


Text: 龍

Chinese Calligraphy