Deux album silk leaves showing insects among flowers Maximize

Deux album silk leaves showing insects among flowers

Polychromatic pigments on silk
China
18th century
Qing
Height : 22 cm / Width : 22,5 cm
French private Collection

One depicting a dragonfly among wild hydrangeas and orchids, the other showing two grasshoppers on plants. The two leaves painted in a naturalistic taste, enhanced with delicate colors.