Artist's description:

Love and companionship is an essential need around which our lives grow. On the other hand love when unrequited or betrayed brings the most devastating and self destructive emotions into play which destroy many lives around us. The laws of attraction work in very confusing ways. The characteristics which initially attract us to someone, slowly turn to disadvantages when we get too familiar with that person. At that instant we start molding and changing each other into the kind of person we imagine the other to be, in the name of love. We do compromise at times to keep the relationship alive and slowly lose our identity and individuality. We become strangers to ourselves and each other. Love dies, and we lament 'you are not the person I fell in love with!' It is the need of possession which ruins love, because it is not possible to posses anyone. As Sting sang, 'If you love somebody, set them free'. The 'Lament' deals with this side of the human psyche. I used watercolor wash on handmade paper first and then drew in the details with a pen using waterproof ink.

NOTE: Custom duty fee if any is payable by the buyer. Different Countries have different rules and regulations for packages being shipped in and the Custom duty fee varies as well. Such fees are not included in the shipping cost.

Materials used:

Watercolor wash and pen drawing with waterproof ink on handmade paper

Lament (2010)


  • Artwork description
  • Shipping
  • Returns and refunds
    We want you to love your art! If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase you can return it free within 14 days, no questions asked. Learn more

This artwork is sold by Rudra Kishore Mandal from India

Would you like 10% off?