black and white chalk pastel drawing by Mercedes Victoria of skeleton hand holding monarch butterfly in glass mason jar
"The Admiration of Beauty"
 

23"x31"

Chalk pastel 2014

 

"The Admiration of Beauty" is a very personal piece for me trying to understand the idea of beauty being trapped where it shouldn't be. Many might see this piece as a display of imminent death, but while drawing this I experienced a sense of strength and hope rather than oppressive death.

 

Original framed $1,130.00

11"x14" signed inkjet print unframed $26.00 

8"x10" signed matted inkjet print $25.00

Blank greeting card $5.00

Flat magnet $2.00 

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