The Passing of the Soul at Death

Oil on canvas | 1208 x 788 x 70mm | c.1917

Evelyn De Morgan

'This is a painting of death. You can see the angel welcoming the woman in pink who has just died. Look, that's a torch of fire she's dropped and it's going out. She has a dragon on her shoulder, like a devil who doesn't want her to pass. She has to ...
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