Auspicious Coin Photoframe 5R
Size: 24cm x 18.5cm
A pewter screen of the classic Chinese overlapping coin pattern, emblematic of everlasting prosperity, is pierced to reveal the contrasting rich wood background.
Fits a standard 5R (13cm x 18cm/5in x 7in) photographic print.
Based on a white Dehua ware box with ball pattern; Southern Song to Yuan dynasties (13th to 14th century)
About the collection
A collaborative project with Taiwan’s National Palace Museum to reimagine its priceless collection of Chinese artworks and artefacts as objects for a contemporary lifestyle. Each piece carries the Museum’s logotype.