Orpheus Drawings

These drawings are based on the moment when Orpheus is torn apart by the Women of Thrace, and his head is flung into the River Hebrus. It floats, singing a new song, down to the sea - an object of beauty and terror.
For more on the Orpheus Project, see News and Projects.

orpheus 36
orpheus 2
orpheus 3
orpheus 4
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orpheus 6
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orpheus 1
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Orpheus 42
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Orpheus 45r
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Media and Proportions

All the drawings are mixed media on card, 21.5 x 29.5 cms

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