Canto XXVII/2: Eloquence

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Canto XXVII/2: Eloquence 

Silkscreen page proof approved by the artist and signed / initialled by him, taken from the original Talford Press edition of 185, printed on 100% rag, acid-free Inveresk (Somerset) paper

 

page size 39.5 x 31 cm

 

1979 – 1983

 

The river of eloquence starts its flow in the top left corner in appropriately watery colour and progressively twists into a cunning tongue of flame, to signify the misuse of gifts of persuasive oratory and the nature of the punishment which ensues.

 

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