|Stamp Name||Special 150 Ancient Chinese Painting 〝Children Playing Games on a Winter Day〞 Postage Stamps & Souvenir Sheet (1979)|
|Stamp Cat Standard||Special Stamps|
|Stamp Cat||Mammals, Flowers, Calligraphy & Paintings|
|Dimension of stamps(mm.)||36x51|
|Size of souvenir Sheet (mm.)|
|Printer||China Color Printing Co. Inc., R.O.C.|
|Process||Deep etch offset|
|Paper||Locally-made mat finished, watermarked stamp <br>paper with gum<br>|
|Perforation||郵票 13 1/2 小全張 無齒|
This set features the painting 〝Children Playing Games on a Winter Day〞 by a Sung artist, Sung Dynasty (960-1279), recommended by the National Palace Museum in Taipei. The four NT$5.00 stamps are arranged in a block of four, which depicts the entire painting. The souvenir sheet (102 × 146 mm.) consists of the four stamps, also in a block.
The painting is a wallscroll, 195.6 × 106.7 cm in size, with colour and ink on silk. It shows two children playing with a palm civet, next to a grove of plum blossoms, camelias and bamboo.