Vintage Pen and Ink Drawing by Lin Chang Jin of a Market Scene in Wen Zhou, China in the 1950s #7


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This original pen and ink drawing done by Lin Chang Jin depicts a typical day in a marketplace of a small Chinese village about 300 miles from Shanghai called Wen Zhou. In the drawing the artist has captured the simplicity of living in the 1950ss. In this particular scene, you can see a villager buying groceries from a merchant at the farmer's market. The buildings shown are over 100 years old in the picture and are no longer in existence.

The artist has meticulously captured a beautiful and historical depiction of life in the 1950s in this small village. His artist stamps can be found on the top left of the drawing and location of the village (Wen Zhou) in the top right corner. The rice paper that the artist used was over 100 years old and its age gives the drawing a truly authentic antique/vintage quality.

The drawing measures approximately 8" x 11" and is still in good condition. There are some marks on the right side of the drawing but they do not stand out much and actually adds to the authenticity of this vintage piece. Though it does not come with matting or frame, its size makes it easy to frame and display easily on your own.

Also see our other listings for similar types of drawings that would make perfect display companions to this one.

Please note that although we have tried to show the actual colors of the drawing, the colors may vary from monitor to monitor.
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