Mark Cross
Mark Cross - Contemporary Realist Artwork

CAVE MOUTH

 
CAVE MOUTH – 1995 – Oil on Board – 118 x 100 cm

CAVE MOUTH – 1995 – Oil on Board – 118 x 100 cm

Private Collection, Panama

The last of the poetry inspired paintings, this was painted in my Liku studio after our eventual return to Niue. The darkly awesome and intimidating cave mouth is strangely held open by the confident shaft of the two young people, perhaps in defiance of their potential vulnerability.