Philippe at Samos, Kore Animated

Philippa at Samos animated

Charcoal, acrylic, pastel on paper; 2015

Size: w 14″ x h 19″

After a marble statue of Philippe, from the group signed by Geneleos, found in Samos. A kore is a Greek maiden of the archaic period in Greek sculpture. Another study of this figure is currently on exhibit at The Piggery in Newburgh, Ontario. (See below.)

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Between Us

Between Us

Acrylic, graphite, pastel, collage on canvas
Size: h 36″ x w 36″
The inspiration for this painting I owe to the Cucuteni culture circa 4300 BC. Front and back of the same 6-inch terracotta figurine are shown. The original piece resides in the National Museum of Romanian History in Bucharest. Its precise function and form are not known.