I’ve often seen the top portion of this piece as a person speaking out openly and wide-armed to the internal spirit present in the piece.
It has a stamp from Denmark where I’d been visiting before doing it. It is one of four oval pieces I did at the time. One of which is in Denmark and was given as a gift to my hosts. The two other pieces are also painted on black velvet, one is a house in a pearlescent white winter scene and the other, the same house, in a nighttime celestial context.More on Oval