An Italian Jesuit Brother who became a Court painter in the early 1700’s in China, Guiseppe Castigilione is known for his portraits of emperors and royalty, but produced some magnificent paintings of flora and fauna in the regions in which he lived. Peonies Kit includes a 12″ x 14″ mono deluxe needlepoint canvas and all the silk threads needed to complete. Available in 14, 16 or 18 mesh. Please indicate your mesh preference in the Notes section at Checkout. If you do not provide a preference we will send the more popular 14 count.