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Special 113  Ancient Chinese Figure Paintings Postage Stamps (1975)

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Stamp SN D113
Stamp Name Special 113  Ancient Chinese Figure Paintings Postage Stamps (1975)
Stamp Cat Standard Special Stamps
Stamp Cat Mammals, Calligraphy & Paintings
Issue date 1975-06-18
Suspersion date
Dimension of stamps(mm.) 35.96×51.46
Size of souvenir Sheet (mm.)
Printer Courvoiser S.A., Switzerland
Photographer Wu Cheng-fang
Creative Director
Sheet composition 10×5
Print color
Process Photogravure
Paper Photogravure stamp paper<br>
Perforation 12
  To promote the Chinese Cultural Renaissance Movement, a set of〝Ancient Chinese Figure Paintings Postage Stamps〞was released. The paintings are as follows:

2.00  Cloth-bag Lohan by Chang Hung (1577-1688), Ming dynasty: Ink on paper.Size30.3 cm. by 60 cm. Hanging Scroll.

4.00  Lao-tzu Riding a Buffalo by Chao Pu-chih (1053-1110), Sung dynasty: Ink on paper.Size 20.4 cm. by 50.6 cm. Hanging Scroll.

5.00  Portrait of Shih-te by Wang Wen (1497-1576), Ming dynasty: Ink on paper. Size 54.4 cm. by 117.8 cm. Hanging Scroll.

8.00  Splashed-ink Immortal by Liang Kai (active early 13th century), Sung dynasty: Ink on paper. Size 27.7 cm. by 48.7 cm. An album leaf in the album 〝Ming-hua lin-lang tse.〞.