Having achieved breakthrough in terms of techniques of traditional paper cut-outs which were limited to the expressive skills in fine brushwork and line drawing, this piece had its figures crafted with the approaches of freehand painting. It is rich in contents, fishing, playing the zither, watching the moon, preaching Buddhist sutra, creating a profound scene that symbolizes the spiritual pursuit.


  • Title: Zen
  • Creator: Zhang Muli
  • Date: 2005
  • Type: Paper Cutting
  • Creator's dates: 1960.07—

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