Icarus Atlanticus: Allegory of the Working Man

Oil on cotton | 500 x 500cm | 1987

Ger Lataster

When Lataster painted this ceiling in 1987, he was intimidated by the thought that he was surrounded by such great masters as Rembrandt, Vermeer and Rubens. There was a danger of becoming too proud, though. Lataster saw just one way to prevent his ow...
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