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June 1st, 2009

ah xian 04 446x400 China DollsCheck out these porcelain bust sculptures by Chinese artist Ah Xian. In this “east meets west” fashion, Xian uses old Western models of Roman sculpture combined with old Chinese design and art tradition. The result is stunning, in particular the attention to detail Xian pays when he paints. He also uses perspective rather uniquely- I love the sculpture with the small figures climbing all over what appears to be a giant head and shoulders. [ Continue Reading ]