"And there great coils of serpents met my sight,
This work is a grouping of 3 separate large paintings that can be hung together. The paintings depict a scene from Dante's "Inferno". The two poets have entered the 7th Bolgia of Hell and encounter a great mass of serpents, binding the souls punished for thievery.
Poets in the Pit of Thieves, latex paint on canvas, grouping of 3 paintings, 2017
Left hand painting: Dante, latex paint on canvas, 36 x 48"
Middle painting: Virgil, latex paint on canvas, 43 x 55"
Right hand painting: Serpents, latex paint on canvas, 36 x 48"