This was a private commission inspired by Tooth's 2008 painting Concilium Plebis #7.

 

Semper Sursum is Latin for 'Always Upwards', and was the collector's fondly-remembered school motto. At his request, this phrase was incorporated into the painting as a tattoo; double-entendre intact.

Semper Sursum

CATEGORY: Personal & Commissions

oil on canvas

2012

91 x 122 cm

private commission

 

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