It was hand drawn by colour pencils and watercolour first. Then the drawing was transferred onto silk canvas to be hand embroidered by the embroidery artist.
The drawing is inspired by the ranking symbol on government officials’ gowns from Qing Dynasty. Other animals such as, crane, dragon and phoenix were used to signify different ranks as well. Leopard in ancient Chinese culture represents strength, and perseverance.
The measuremetns: Width 16cm, Height 40cm, Depth 16cm
Materials: Brass, Silk (the silk panel is fully bespoke)
Due to the nature of the product, the avergage lead time is 6-8 weeks, as the embroidery is purely handmade. Please email us if you wish to have a bespoke embroidery.
Due to the nature of our hand embroidered products, we only accept pre-order requests to all of our lights. The lead time is approximately 4-6 weeks