Amidst a profusion of flora and fauna, a Dormouse takes a nap in the eye socket of a human skull. A nod to and reinterpretation of the epic poem 'Ozymandias' by Percy Bysshe Shelley.
'...My name is Ozymandias, king of kings:
Look on my works, ye Mighty, and despair!'
Nothing beside remains. Round the decay
Of that colossal wreck, boundless and bare
The lone and level sands stretch far away..."
This painting was placed top ten in the Fine Art America competition, 'Tell me a Story'
This is an original free-hand painting carried out on a Wacom graphics tablet.
Timber, canvas, UV resistant inks.