Hokusai Phoenix Overpainted Seamless Capiz Seashell Wall Panel
One solid sheet of seamless Capiz seashell, round, overlay on mesh. The art is overpainted onto the seashell sheet and then clear coated for protection and high gloss sheen finish. Any old master or copyright free image can be recreated in the same technique. The original 8 panel art of this Phoenix was painted by Katsushika Hokusai during the Edo Period in 1835, Japan. They are displayed at the Boston Museum of Fine Art.