The Tang Dynasty was an important period in the development of Chinese painting art. The painted drawing skills have been very mature.With rich colors and ornate to create the perfect visual effects, the Tang Dynasty has created various colorful painted works on different material, jade is one of them.
“Tang San Cai” is a colorful and beautiful pottery in the Tang Dynasty, tricolor glaze colors is not only three kinds! Sancai may have many different colors, because in the eyes of the Chinese people, the “three” means many, although Sancai may be advent in the Han Dynasty, “Tang San Cai” is still the most famous in the whole world. The style of dragon is similar to that of the Dragons on the robe of Portrait Scroll of Emperor Tang Taichong, collection of National Palace Museum in Taipei. The dragon carving style has shown the Tang Dynasty. The fire motif of Zoroastrianism has the characteristics of the western countries of the Tang Dynasty to reveal that fact that cultural and economic exchange between the west and the Tang Dynasty is common. Made of Hetian jade with green tone, this seal of the emperor with the characteristic of Tang San Cai is unique and rare in the Chinese jade seals. Antiquity evidences include differential weathering, cleaving vein and additive crystals. In addition, ancient tool mark is seen.
本器材質為和闐青玉(經GIA Duplex II Refractometer.( Reading: 1.61 )測定.), 彩繪紋飾之龍紋形式與唐太宗畫像立軸黃龍袍之龍紋相似, 古玉跡象有差異風化及增生晶體. 唐代是我國彩繪藝術發展的一個重要階段。 彩繪的繪製技藝已經非常成熟。 它以豐富的色彩、華麗的圖案為人們創造出完美的視覺效果,尤其是唐代創造的五彩間金裝,使彩繪作品更顯絢麗多彩金碧輝煌。 唐以前,彩繪圖案以花草為主,紋式比較單一。 到了唐代,在眾多知名畫家的啟發下,開始有了形象生動活潑形態各異的飛禽走獸。 莫高窟最鼎盛的雕塑、彩繪藝術都是出自唐代。 「唐三彩」是唐朝一種色彩繽紛美麗的陶器.本器不但是人類文明史上的重要藝術品,也是後人研究唐朝文化非常重要的參考資料。