Iris Pair, 2018
Artist: Barbara Rizza Mellin
About the Artwork: Two purple irises and a bud amidst gently curing leaves (in the Asian style), The stroke of the twisted leaf is created with one movement of the brush from the thinnest line to the full flat surface, capturing the natural grace of the distinctive iris leaves. This is a horizontal image with the image slightly off center, signed and red chop. Float mounted to show deckled edges of paper.
Media: Sumi ink & Chinese watercolor on handmade Nujabi paper
Dimensions: Frame size: 28” wide by 20” tall
Framed: Yes. See photo.