The Pensive Lustre of Life, Japan 2011
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Angela Summerfield

“'The Pensive Lustre of Life, Japan 2011'”

A meditation on the traumatic events in Japan 2011, the imagined scene is illuminated by a “pensive lustre” (Junichiro Tanizaki, ‘In Praise of Shadows’) and the Japanese concept of Notan.

Oil on Canvas

W: 76 H: 76 D: 5 cm