Personal History

Title
Father as Mother Icon
Medium
Dimensions
Price
Silverpoint, pyrography, acrylic and gold leaf on carved traditional gesso on wood
30cm x 40cm
NFS
Information
Portrait as Icon. A partially abstracted portrait taken from a black and white photograph of me aged 1 sat on my dads knee. This was taken when my mother was terminally ill and my dad therefore took on the role of both mother and father.