2012, 2024 Chinese Year of Dragon

Chinese Nine Dragons Panoramic View


Dragon is a mysterious and high-ranking animal in China. It represents the icon of emperor. Nine is a highest number in digits. 9 in I-Ching represents the sky and is  connected to dragon. They said Dragon has nine sons. Nine Dragons become a good subject for painting.

This outstanding and unrivaled Chinese Nine Dragons Painting was pained by Chen Rong, who was an artist in Sung Dynasty, around 1244 AD.  Mr. Chen was very good at painting dragons. No one knows when he was born and died. Currently, this painting is a collection of Boston museum.