By HSIN LIN
40.6 x 50.8 X 1.5 cm
Artist Acrylic on Acid free Gesso primed CanvasAffirmation – Breathe in Slowly. I will carry all your worries. We are stronger together.Orchids have been cultivated for thousands of years. The name came from Greek word, ‘orkhis’, representing the male anatomy. Therefore, orchids have long been associated with fertility and virility. In the Victorian era, orchids were considered a symbol of luxury and wealth.
Cymbidium orchids became popular in Europe during the Victorian era. The fact that it can survive during cold temperatures is what makes the plant popular.
With the exotic appearance, orchids have long been associated with perfection and passion.
Cymbidium Orchid Flower also symbolizes Love, beauty and refinement.
Artwork inspired by nature in Bayswater, Melbourne, Victoria, winter, 2020.
-13–30 Nov 2020 Art Alive Exhibition @The Victorian Artists Society