Infanta Magnoliata # 2- 2019

Oil on canvas. H83.5 x W61cm. Oil on canvas

Painting derived from sculpture Infanta Magnoliata # 1. Similarly it contrasts the biologically organic in nature with an artificially superimposition of fashionable (period) societal refinement and sophistication. It implies a co-existence of diametrically opposed currents in human behaviour which are here emphasized by the intensity of the otherworldly burning orbs. It also references the current obsessive interest in personal genealogy.