Lost Mother

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Louise Feneley

born 1949

Australian

Lost Mother

137 x 198 cms | 53 3/4 x 77 3/4 ins
Oil on Belgian linen

This was painted following a trip to the wilderness sanctuary of Arkaroola, in outback Australia, with a team of scientists surveying wildlife - mammals, birds, bats, ants, etc. The landscape was so ancient and powerful and it seemed as though this particular rock formation was like old skin, gouged, dried and scarred by time.

409 x 667 pixels

362 KBs