Camellia from Chinese Brush Painting an Instructional Guide Showing Host and Guest

This simple Camellia Painting from Ning Yeh's Chinese Brush Painting: An Instructional Guide is a wonderfully simple illustration of what Ning Yeh refers to as "Host" and "Guest" in a Chinese Brush Painting Composition. The Host is the dominant focus of the painting while the Guest offers a complementary balance.

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Lynne Sims

Lynne Sims

The painting is so exquisite. It beautifully demonstrates so many of Ning’s principles of composition and shows his wonderful brush strokes!

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