Private Altar: Sacred Food is an acknowledgement of an expectation many people in the U.S. have that fresh fruits and vegetables will be available at their local grocery store. The painting is on a traditional icon panel and presented in the vain of an illuminated manuscript. It presents food as a sacred element to be cared for, cherished and protected. Click on photos below to see full image.
Egg Tempera, 23 c. gold on wood panel, mixed media. 35 x 25.5 x 8 inches. The painting is housed in an antique shutter made of teak and can be closed to keep your altar private. $1800 Painting alone or $3400 includes shutter.