Artist's description:

Silver is symbolically connected with the Moon, so it is the personification of virginity and feminine. In Mesoamerica this metal was called "white divine mud" and felt the earth under God of the moon. The quality of metal used in making jewelry, silver has become the symbol of material prosperity.The Crescent as symbol of Islam is directly connected with the symbols of silver. In Islamic countries this metal was considered sacred, and the Arab alchemists sought to learn how to turn other substances into silver just as their Western European colleagues wanted to get the gold.

Materials used:

oil

Silver (2016)

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This artwork is sold by Olga Zelinska from Russia

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