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Oil and collage on Canvas
74" x 60" / 153 x 188 cm.

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Portfolios: "I am here" 2011-12
Location: my studio


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Comment by Detlef Gotzens "Dego" on February 9, 2012 at 9:10am

Hi Tom, this is an Autobiographic piece, the Kid in the front is me at probably age 2-3 and my Mother in the background when she was around 21-22, the little heads are collage of my Grandfathers Head taken from a photo from 1944, there are also some other symbolic elements in this piece I worked on for a period of ca. six month on and off, I did it mostly for my Mother who is in Germany and she has never seen a show of my work yet and is to old to Travel to Canada, I'm in the process to have a show in my Hometown Cologne so she will have finally a chance to come to a show. As you probably see this piece is a bit outside of what I normally do but it was an interesting experience to do it.



Comment by Todd J. Kruse on February 9, 2012 at 12:58am

I'd be interested to know what is the story behind this painting.   Another well done piece of art!


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