Moon Gate (1)

Created as an illustration for the book The Beyond Within: the Downtown Dao of Lan Su Chinese Garden by Daniel Skach-Mills. This is one of several versions of the one used in the book, though this particular one was not used. The moon gate is in the scholar’s courtyard at Lan Su Garden, Portland, Oregon.

  • Material: Chinese ink on fibrous Chinese paper
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  • Date: 2017
  • Inscription: “Listen to the fragrance” written above the moon gate at Lan Su Chinese Garden. Painted by Lu Kesi 2017.
  • Seal: Lu (upper left beside inscription); Kesi (lower right)
  • Registry: p122