King Silk Art makes silk embroidery wall art, 100% hand-stitched by Master Artists in Suzhou, China. Our artwork, Susho, is completely natural, created with tiny needles and pure silk thread. Susho is a 2500 year old family tradition, with a unique and fascinating history. In Chinese culture, the color red is very important. Red roses are a traditional birthday or graduation gift. Red is considered very lucky. Legendarily, over 5000 years ago, the Chinese people were being terrorized by an enormous beast called the Nian, or, "Year" in English. The Nian would appear every New Year's Day, which is the first day of lunar calendar. Nian would devour the people's crops, livestock and even children . . . especially children. No one could stop Nian, but one New Year's Day, the people saw two things. Nian would not eat children wearing red, and some firecrackers frightened Nian. Nian fled before destroying everything and the people decided to prepare for the next year. The people put red lanterns on their doors and windows to keep Nian out and lit firecrackers all day long. Nian never returned, but the people have been doing these things ever since on New Year's Day, just in case. Centuries ago, when Susho began to evolve from home furnishing and clothing, the Emperor and his court wanted wall art to decorate their palaces. The aristocrats favored natural scenes, wanting to capture the detail and texture of flora and fauna. Susho artists learned to please the taste of the elites...
King Silk Art makes silk embroidery wall art, 100% hand-stitched by Master Artists in Suzhou, China. Our artwork, Susho, is completely natural, created with tiny needles and pure silk thread. Susho is a 2500 year old family tradition, with a unique and fascinating history.
This item contains clips of film, an image portraying the movie(s), artist(s) or character(s) and a stunning descriptive plaque. These elements have been double mounted and placed within a beautiful black wood frame. Each item comes with an official certificate stating its authenticity. The film strip portrayed in the image above is only an example of the film cells you may receive. Please note, the cells may vary from piece to piece because they are hand selected from reels of film.Limited to 2500 pieces worldwide!Size: 51 x 28 cm
Batman: The Dark Knight (Series 3) Trio Film Cell Presentation
Manufacturer: Filmcells Ltd.
Brand: Filmcells Ltd
Own a piece of the movie! Beautifully mounted and framed! A must-have collectible! This amazing film cell features a print and an actual strip of film from the film, The Dark Knight . Measures 11-inches tall x 20-inches wide. Perfect for displaying in your home or at the office, all the elements are framed in black wood and includes a certificate of authenticity. Gotham City is under siege once again and it's time for Bruce Wayne (Christian Bale) to put on his bat-costume and do battle with two evil enemies: The Joker (Heath Ledger) and district-attorney-turned-villain Two-Face (Aaron Eckhart). NOTE: The actual strips of film vary from piece to piece as they are hand picked from reels of film.
Femme Nue Assise et de Dos, c.1899 by Auguste Rodin is an Serigraph. This beautiful art is a serigraph. Also known as silk screening, serigraphy is a process by which multiple layers of ink are manually pressed through fine screens, resulting in an art print that resembles a painting on paper. Dimensions: 0.2" wide x 32" long/deep x 23.5" highMaterial: PaperMade in the USACare Instructions: Quality construction ensures lasting durability. Clean with a dry towell.
Cloth Umbrella with Peony Floral Pattern (33-inch Diameter)
Brand: Meinong Umbrella
Oil paper umbrellas are a symbol for prosperity due to the shape of the open parasol. The Chinese character for an umbrella means many people under a shelter, which represents many children or unity under one roof. Thus, giving an umbrella to a married daughter as a dowry symbolising all the blessings her parent wishes for her. Paper umbrellas are coated with persimmon oil that is water-proof and can be used on a mild rainy day. Rinse it when dirty and dry it under the sun is ok. As for the cloth material umbrellas, brush dust away gently is the best way to clean it. These umbrellas are a great idea for wedding photo shooting, indoor decorations, gift giving and so on. Because they are hand-made and hand-painted, each of them is really an unique work of art.