I am Annija Veldre from Latvia, a 21-year-old self-taught artist. I take creative fine art photos and Photoshop manipulations to capture the essence of beauty in the connection of human, nature and animal.
A Ming Dynasty silk and metallic-thread tapestry Chiese dragon medallion; the five-clawed dragon represented the emperor, and grasps a flaming jewel in a symbolic landscape of clouds, waves and mountains. (Metropolitan Museum of Art)
Scenes from the Eight Views of the Xiao and Xiang Rivers Unkoku Tôeki (1591–1644) Period: Edo period (1615–1868) Date: 17th century Culture: Japan Medium: Pair of six-panel screens; ink and gold on paper