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Special 227 Ancient Chinese Painting–Hermit Anglers on a Mountain Stream–Postage Stamps (1986)

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Stamp SN D227
Stamp Name Special 227 Ancient Chinese Painting–Hermit Anglers on a Mountain Stream–Postage Stamps (1986)
Stamp Cat Standard Special Stamps
Stamp Cat Calligraphy & Paintings
Issue date 1986-01-28
Suspersion date 1986-07-28
Dimension of stamps(mm.) 51x33
Size of souvenir Sheet (mm.)
Printer China Color Printing Co.Inc.,R.O.C.
Drawer
Designer
Photographer Wu Cheng-fang
Engraver
Creative Director
Sheet composition S227.1-227.5 5×10
Print color
Process Deep etch offset
Paper Locally-made mat finished,<br>watermarked stamp paper with gum<br>
Back
Perforation 13 1/2


  This set of stamps consists of five 2.00 stamps featuring the painting 〝Hermit Anglers on a Mountain Stream〞 of the Ming Dynasty (1386-1644), recommended by the National Palace Museum in Taipei. The five stamps are arranged in a horizontal strip which depicts the whole painting.

  The featured painting, 29.4×351 cm in size, is a handscroll with ink and color on silk. The painter was Tang Yin (1470-1523), who was included as one of the Four Masters of the Ming Dynasty.