This embroidery-artwork copies from YIN Xie’s Paintings <Eagle hits swan>. the original version is collected by Nanjing Museum.
Painter: YIN Xie is the son of YIN Shan, a famous painter in Ming Dynasty. There is no record about YIN Xie, and only few of works handed down.
This work is a typical Yuan-draw, the works that came from ancient royal-court painters. The style of painting is mostly neat and delicate, the details are complicated and realistic.
Embroidery made with silk thread on high-density silk or satin material by the superior/handcrafted artist.
The core of painting: embroider with various thinness lines, ends of reed, grass, feather use the thinnest line