Chinese Calligraphy Art in Curved Glass: Good Fortune

Chinese Calligraphy Art in Curved Glass: Good Fortune

$24.95
SKU: P132

Chinese characters for "Good Fortune" (pinyin: Fu) displayed in a curved glass frame, with optional acrylic stand included. Glass frame size: 6" x 7.25" with 4" x 6" character insert.

A popular symbol displayed on doorways during Chinese New Year. It can be translated as good fortune, prosperity, or fulfillment. The custom of displaying the symbol during New Year started in 256BCE during the Zhou Dynasty. Placing the symbol at your doorway kept poverty away from your home.

The character is painted in running script style, then printed on acid-free 100% cotton archival paper. A unique curved glass frame focuses attention on the character and makes a simple, yet beautiful way of displaying the character on a desk, shelf, or table.