A Handmade Suzhou Embroidery of a Yellow Flowering Cactus


Suzhou embroidery, Su embroidery for short, is the most celebrated of the four main styles of Chinese Silk embroidery. It is 100% handmade using pure fine silk threads on silk by embroidery artists in Suzhou, China. They are renowned for their subtle and refined needlework and have a history dating back more than 2,500 years. Suzhou embroidery is widely acknowledged as the most exquisite silk hand embroidery in the world and the Artists are praised for their use of the finest threads, balanced compositions, dense stitching and smooth finish.

This Chinese art of Needle Painting uses woven silk, whole & split threads to achieve elegant works of art.

Height: 58 cms
Width: 48 cms