Helen Tran, Chrysanthemum Offering, 2022
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Artist: Helen Tran
Title: Chrysanthemum Offering
Medium: cyanotype on Shiramine washi paper
Dimensions: 29.2 x 21.6 cm (11.5" H x 8.5" W)
Edition: /3 numbered and signed
The Chrysanthemums are auspicious florals and are symbolic in East Asia, where it represents blessings, prosperity and longevity. These motifs and archetypal images are typically placed on shrines and altars of homes."Chrysanthemum Offering" is a tribute to our ancestors, pay homage to traditional values of commemorating our deceased loved ones. Nonetheless, flowers are an offering of our prayers and respect, it also adds beauty and life when placed on altars. The golden thread painted onto the print signifies the connection between our ancestors.