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Help with recognizing handwritten characters - rinre - 2016-05-28

Hello everyone! 
I was wondering if someone is a whiz when it comes to recognizing handwritten characters?
A friend of mine bought a picture in China with some calligraphy (Title or artist's signature maybe?). He was told what it means but forgot it  Tongue 
[Image: kara_chin.jpg]
I have only learned Japanese Kanji (RTK1+), and neither me nor my girlfriend (who is japanese) can make sense of this. My girlfriend recognizes the first (upper) handwritten character looks like 林 (also the right side of the upper stamp), for the rest... 

If anyone can help, I'm grateful for all suggestions!

All the best,
Rinre


RE: Help with recognizing handwritten characters - BellatKoohii - 2016-05-28

From left to right, it's 林風瞑, 風瞑, 林風眠 respectively
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lin_Fengmian
https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh/%E6%9E%97%E9%A3%8E%E7%9C%A0


RE: Help with recognizing handwritten characters - rinre - 2016-05-31

Wow, that's great, thanks a lot BellatKoohii!
Now when I compare it I can kind of see it (especially the upper left stamp), but without your help as I said, totally clueless  Confused

My friend will certainly also be very happy, it looks like an important artist! 

Again, my heartfelt thanks!  Smile
Rinre