Death of Magellan Original Acrylic Painting
"Death of Magellan", 16 X 20", acrylic on canvas. Legendary Philippines Chief Lapu Lapu, the namesake of many a delicious tiki bar cocktail, looks ferocious and victorious as he holds aloft the severed head of famous Spanish explorer Ferdinand Magellan. Based on the 1521 historical account of Magelllan's crew, this image depicts the gruesome end of Captain Magellan and offers a cautionary tale for the audacity of western imperialism. This is an original acrylic painting.
Title: "Death of Magellan"
Size: The canvas is 16 X 20", about 22 X 26" in the frame.
Medium: acrylic on canvas, sealed with acrylic varnish and framed in a refinished vintage carved frame.
Artist: BigToe (me)
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