This ancient symbol is extremely popular in China for good wishes and for giving as a gift, especially to newly married couples. It features the character for joy or happiness "xi," but it doubles it. Thus it is a wish for double happiness. Because it looks likes two characters coming together it has taken on a lot of symbolism related to marriage. Two people are now coming together and making a strong union that will bring happiness to both. This scroll is strongly recommended as a wedding gift or to a new family. It is suggested that if you get this scroll, you choose the red edging color as this color is viewed as lucky in China.
Script: Poem will be written in the Lishu official calligraphy script. This popular style is smooth and clear.
The main photo with coffee colored edging is a computerized image showing the characters that will be on the scroll. The other sample pictures are example of similar hand painted scrolls with different characters. All of our scrolls are 100% hand painted and hand made.
Recommended Size: 10" X20" (25Cm X 80 Cm) - Also available in larger sizes
Also you can choose a custom inscription, perfect for gifts! Click link for an example of a personalized message in English.
You can choose any message for your own inscription. The length of the
scroll may be adjusted slightly to accommodate your inscription.
- Product Code: Double Happiness Chinese Calligraphy Wall Scroll
- Availability: In Stock