Butterfly collecting seems to be back in fashion.
A couple of years ago I was lucky enough to go to Sri Lanka. Butterflies were everywhere and in such bright colours. I didn’t bring any back except as memories.
These are a reminder of their fleeting beauty. The antique Sanskrit leaves provide a relevant backdrop.- Gabby Malpas
Watercolour and Gouache on antique map Sanskrit leaf
28 x 23 cm (White Frame)