Escorts to Eternity

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Charles Kapsner


Escorts to Eternity

63.5 x 22.9 cms | 25 x 9 ins
Oil on panel

My paintings always have a symbolic element in the Vanitas realm. The Greek goddess Iris escorts the souls to eternity, hence the flowers presented in a noble Sienese vase, mounted atop a pyramidal shape, thrusting them to the Heavens.