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Many Crosses

 

MANY CROSSES   
 

 

Artist Notes:

The idea behind MANY CROSSES came to me during California’s 2012 Election. While I read over Proposition 34, I began to think of crucifixion as being a common form of the death penalty in Jesus’ time. It was used as a public display of power and authority, and oppressed the people.

I imagined crosses, spanning over hills into the far horizon, each one representing a life taken. Some of the crucified have loved ones to comfort them, others are alone. Guards, in suits of armor, carry spears as they watch over the condemned.

I made and used this image in support of ending the death penalty.

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Completed: February, 2013

Dimensions: 27" x 36"

Edition Size: 50 Prints 

Paper: Archival Canvas with Gallery Wrap

Media: Giclee Fine Art Print 

Price: $500 

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