Poème sur les orchidées – Poem on orchids

$ 700.00 price excluding tax

Hélène Veilleux

2019

18.5 cm X 78 cm

Chinese calligraphy, regular style-Kai shu. Chinese ink.

Xuan paper (or Shuen paper, simplified Chinese: 宣纸, traditional Chinese: 宣紙, pinyin: xuānzhǐ) is a type of paper from China. Bristles with goat hair.

Excerpt from Emperor Song Huizong’s “BREEZE OF EVENING” poem.

Translation of calligraphy:

Flooded with this color, it is difficult to settle our artist’s brush.

Knowing that only Nature and our creative work reside.

Ah, butterflies dancing in the air, lost along odorous trails;

Fluttering and hopping, watch them paint the evening breeze.

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Hélène Veilleux

2019

18.5 cm X 78 cm

Chinese calligraphy, regular style-Kai shu. Chinese ink.

Xuan paper (or Shuen paper, simplified Chinese: 宣纸, traditional Chinese: 宣紙, pinyin: xuānzhǐ) is a type of paper from China. Bristles with goat hair.

Excerpt from Emperor Song Huizong’s “BREEZE OF EVENING” poem.

Translation of calligraphy:

Flooded with this color, it is difficult to settle our artist’s brush.

Knowing that only Nature and our creative work reside.

Ah, butterflies dancing in the air, lost along odorous trails;

Fluttering and hopping, watch them paint the evening breeze.

700$ CAN excluding tax