Blindness and Cupidity Chasing Joy from the City

Oil on canvas | 1175 x 1585 x 65mm | 1897

Evelyn De Morgan

‘Hunted Joy flies through the gate. Blind Blindness is left desolate. Cupidity the city’s fate.
The hungry hounds insatiate, Stays fettered to a sightless mate.’
[Poem transcribed on the right of the canvas]
This mystical personification of Joy being...
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