The Messenger / original painting on canvas / original art / art lover / art gift / fine art / home decor

$250.00

The Messenger

an original mixed media painting on canvas

24 x 30 x 1 3/4 inches

ready to hang – wire hanger attached in back

gloss varnished

the heavy cross lines you see are string –– used at first to lash the canvas to the easel, then primed and painted right into the surface of the painting; they are an ongoing experiment with texture

August, the summer's last messenger of misery, is a hollow actor.
~ Henry Rollins

This is the one about whom it is written, 'BEHOLD, I SEND MY MESSENGER AHEAD OF YOU, WHO WILL PREPARE YOUR WAY BEFORE YOU.'
~ Matthew 11:10

Greetings, we win!
~ Pheidippides (dying words)

a painting about The Messenger as an icon, as a historical representation, as a symbol made image, like saints

an image that is highly susceptible to the vagaries of light (painted in thin, semi-transparent layers)

shipped with care: with masonite or other board for protection

everything from my store comes with an extra art surprise

ESCAPE THE DREAMING PLANET

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