Code: DRW-11/018
Oil paint, mixed media & Graphite on paper

60cm x 60cm

The Lotus flower is an important symbolic motif within Chinese culture and most certainly a very prominent form within the confines of the Forbidden City, where they adorn a multitude of fences and walls.
Ian Murphy has taken a low viewpoint to produce this drawing and as such, allow the imposing but decorative structure to dominate the left foreground space on the paper.

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