Victorious Star,Gong Wang,nickname"Flowery Necked Tiger"

Liu Xiaoping2000-2004

Huaren Contemporary Art Museum

Huaren Contemporary Art Museum

Gong Wang sports tattoos resembling a tiger's stripes all over his body and has a tattoo of a tiger's head on his neck; he is nicknamed "Flowery Necked Tiger" because of his tattoos. He excels in martial arts and fights well on foot and horseback. He used to be the imperial army as a general in Dongchang Prefecture. Gong Wang is one of the leaders of the Liangshan infantry. During the campaign against the rebel leader Fang La, he accidentally falls into a stream and is speared to death by enemy soldiers.

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  • Title: Victorious Star,Gong Wang,nickname"Flowery Necked Tiger"
  • Creator: Liu Xiaoping
  • Date: 2000-2004
  • Type: Root Carving
  • Physical Format: Length: 43cm Width: 27cm Height: 100cm
  • Medium: Fossilized Wood
  • Artist's Nationality: China
  • Artist's Gender: Male
  • Artist's Dates: 1970.02-