According to the Chinese Zodiac, the Year of 2012 is the Year of the Dragon, which begins on January 23, 2012 and ends on February 9, 2013. The Dragon is the fifth sign of the Chinese Zodiac, which consists of 12 Animal signs. The Dragon is a creature of myth and legend. In ancient China, the celestial Dragon represents an emperor and power. Today, it is the ultimate auspicious symbol signifying success and happiness. May the celestial Dragon bring great good luck to everyone.
*Years of the Dragon: 1904,1916,1928,1940,1952,1964,1976,1988, 2000
Inscription on upper left: Dragon in cursive style
Signed by Henry Li with impression of seal "Li".
Sumi ink and water on Ma(hemp) paper(Mounted and ready for framing).
Size: 13.5 x 18"
Date created: Dec 20, 2011