Artist Description

In China the dragonfly is seen as good luck charm, while the Japanese Samurai saw it as a symbol of power, agility and victory. In this artwork the dragonfly is depicted as emblemic, placed central with information and part-ode to the dragonfly written in the background. The fine veined wings of the dragonfly is an ongoing fascination to the artist within her studio work.

Key Facts
- requires mounting or framing
- signed on the front by the artist

Odonata

Ink Drawing by Janet Botes
Materials used
ink and coffee on cartridge paper
Size
W:29cm x H:40cm x D:01 (paper size, unframed)
 
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  • Artist Description
    • Artist Description

      In China the dragonfly is seen as good luck charm, while the Japanese Samurai saw it as a symbol of power, agility and victory. In this artwork the dragonfly is depicted as emblemic, placed central with information and part-ode to the dragonfly written in the background. The fine veined wings of the dragonfly is an ongoing fascination to the artist within her studio work.

      Key Facts
      - requires mounting or framing
      - signed on the front by the artist

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      Artwork will be rolled in acid-free tissue paper and shipped in a sturdy mailing tube.

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