Blue lotus Picture

I had been interested in painting lotus (and dragonflies) for a rather long time. So when I found this, it looked just right for the season:

"It is frequently depicted in connection with "party scenes", dancing or in significant spiritual / magical rites such as the rite of passage into the afterlife. Nymphaea caerulea was considered extremely significant inEgyptian mythology, since it was said to rise and fall with the sun" (From…)

This is part of an art trade with
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