THREE GRACES OF THE PRESENT DAY - Carling Wong-Renger
Title: Three Graces of the Present Day
Series: Three Graces
Medium: Oil on Canvas
Country of origin: Canada
Year of work: 2017
Size: 36" x 48"
When I explored how the cycle of seasons playing out in this rose garden, I saw two quasi-contrary forces in play, the allegory of life and death. Life peaked at its most glorious beauty in the form of fabulous David Austin roses, and death follows in the fallen form of decaying petals.