Aug 12, 2019

China FDC on "Five Sacred Mountains"

First Day Cover
Sobrescrito de 1.º Dia


Five Sacred Mountains

Date of Issue : 3 August 2019

5-1 : Morning Glow at Sunrise
5-2 : Mount Hua in Late Autumn
5-3 : Zhurong Peak in Rain
5-4 : Mount Heng in Snow
5-5 : Taishi Mountain and Shaoshi Mountain Compete with Each Other

The scroll painting Five Sacred Mountains by Song Xu of the Ming Dynasty, color on silk, consists of five sections, each measuring 24.7cm long and 75.9cm wide and depicting the respective scenery of the Five Sacred Mountains in China.

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