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Dragon Fish Painting

Dragon Fish

Acrylic on Canvas, November 2019

Original Asian Art Print – Arowana Fish by Clay Roueche

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As this beautiful art print shows, the Asian arowana is a magnificent fish. They are fierce apex predators that get up to 3 feet in length and date back to prehistoric times.

Arowana Chinese Dragon Fish ArtworkIt should also be known that the Asian arowana is the world’s most expensive aquarium fish because of their association with wealth prosperity and luck protection. The arowana’s features look like that of a Chinese dragon in full light and are considered highly auspicious in Chinese culture.

They also have whiskers from their chin like that of a dragon, with metallic, reflective and colorful, coin-like scales. Because of this, the red and gold colored Asian arowana is also known as the dragon fish, and sometimes simply referred to as the “living dragon” or “golden dragon”.… Continue reading