For Chinese four screens paintings, the most popular theme is four seasons Chinese painting. Chinese paintings four seasons include spring, summer, autumn and winter. Chinese painters often use different colors or different plants to portray different seasons. Other themes are also applied to four screens.
Four Nobles Chinese painting themes: plum blossom, orchid, bamboo and chrysanthemum Painting are known as the "Four Gentlemen" painting in China. Their qualities are: fortitude, fragrance, tenaciousness and indifference respectively. Chinese people often use these four kinds of flowers to express their ideals, and they are the most common themes in the Chinese paintings.