When This Is All Over by Mark Sheeky

G1229A When This Is All Over
Oil on MDF
Mar to Jun 2021, 234x336 mm

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About this painting
A painting inspired by a phrase commonly spoken during the Covid-19 pandemic 'when this is all over'. This seemed to link with fleeting life and the 'vanitas' tradition of painting. Here, the essence of life is fleeting.

Note how the landscape reflects elements of the bird.