The three egrets resting in the shade in different postures are placed in such a manner that adds depth to the painting, extending the focus of attention into the farthest point of the picture. The egrets, seemingly on the move and about to take flight, are vividly depicted.


  • Title: Egrets and willow
  • Date Created: 1969
  • Physical Dimensions: w955 x h1840 mm
  • Painter: Chao Shao-an
  • Type: Chinese painting

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