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画门可开

English translation: the door on a painting can be opened

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Chinese term or phrase:画门可开
English translation:the door on a painting can be opened
Entered by: morena_i

14:07 May 29, 2010
Chinese to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Philosophy
Chinese term or phrase: 画门可开
In 中国哲学史大纲 Hu Shi make a list of taoist and buddhist terms from the guanyinzi, this is one of them. I just need a short explanation of it.
Thanks so much!
morena_i
Local time: 07:38
the door on a painting can be opened
Explanation:
“画门可开”指唐吴道子为太宗作泼墨画,画中岩下有洞门,太宗敲门,其门忽开。
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William Lee
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Local time: 13:38
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the door on a painting can be opened


Explanation:
“画门可开”指唐吴道子为太宗作泼墨画,画中岩下有洞门,太宗敲门,其门忽开。


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William Lee
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Local time: 13:38
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