--/ACHILLE (Greek translation: Ἀχιλλεύς /, ready to be hanged on your wall.
// 60 x 75 cm - 23" x 29" inches
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!! Natural pigments mixture, acrylics, wall enamels, spray paints, oil pastels, graphite drawings, manual collages, collages.
-Pictoric elements: Ancient Greek polychromatic pottery painting ( c. 300 BC) of Achilles during the Trojan War. // Marble unidentified statue of a Greek hoplite.
-Varnished for UV protection
-Textured veins of paint
-Edges painted black.
-Framed in white ayus frame.
-Ink based: Acrylics
!Short caption: Homer's Iliad is the most famous account of Achilles' deeds in the Trojan War. Achilles' wrath is the central theme of the poem. The first two lines of the Iliad read: (μῆνις Ἀχιλλέως, mênis Achilléōs )
(GR) Μῆνιν ἄειδε θεὰ Πηληιάδεω Ἀχιλῆος
οὐλομένην, ἣ μυρί 'Ἀχαιοῖς ἄλγε' ἔθηκε.
(ITA) Canta, dea, della rabbia del figlio di Peleo, Achille,
la rabbia maledetta che ha portato grandi sofferenze agli Achei.
(EN) Sing, goddess, of the anger of the son of Peleus, Achilles,
the cursed rage that brought great suffering to the Achaeans
-A layered composition of shades and different types of mediums with accents of texture and bold color for a constant balance between ancient and futuristic expression.
*Original painting with dated and signed Certificate of Authenticity.(see image attached)
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