Painting—Flower and Bird (Huā-niǎo huà 花鸟画)


Birds in Autumn by Lin Fengmian (1900–1991). Lin often evokes a feeling of loneliness and isolation in his flower and bird paintings.

Flower and bird painting is a traditional Chinese painting genre that focuses on depicting plants and animals. It is much appreciated for the evocation of nature’s changing seasons and the painter’s lyrical emotions. In technique flower and bird painting uses either meticulously detailed and highly refined brushstrokes and colors….

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