Lueur de lune sur le poirier – Moonlight on the pear tree

$ 1,200.00 price excluding tax

Hélène Veilleux

2016

28.75 cm X 39 cm

Chinese painting, watercolor, paper mounted. Xuan paper (or Shuen paper, simplified Chinese: 宣纸, traditional Chinese: 宣紙, pinyin: xuānzhǐ) is a type of paper from China.

Bristles with goat hair, wolf hair and horse hair.

The signature in Chinese: Hélène Veilleux

Cursive calligraphy.

Poem of a Chinese poet: Li Quing Zhao, “Spring nights”     

The resplendent moon begins to bend down to water the flowers of the pear tree.     

In China, fruit trees have a high symbolic value because of their ability to withstand the rigors of winter. The pear tree can take care of flowers in winter. That means: strength, endurance and perseverance.

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Description

Hélène Veilleux

2016

28.75 cm X 39 cm

Chinese painting, watercolor, paper mounted. Xuan paper (or Shuen paper, simplified Chinese: 宣纸, traditional Chinese: 宣紙, pinyin: xuānzhǐ) is a type of paper from China.

Bristles with goat hair, wolf hair and horse hair.

The signature in Chinese: Hélène Veilleux

Cursive calligraphy.

Poem of a Chinese poet: Li Quing Zhao, “Spring nights”     

The resplendent moon begins to bend down to water the flowers of the pear tree.     

In China, fruit trees have a high symbolic value because of their ability to withstand the rigors of winter. The pear tree can take care of flowers in winter. That means: strength, endurance and perseverance.

1200$ CAN excluding tax