Life is short,
And pleasures few,
And holed the ship,
And drowned the crew,
But o! But o!
How very blue
The sea is!
- The last poem written by Righteous Bandy, the nomad Poet of Abarat
Clive Barker - “The Temptation Of St. Anthony”, 2006.
Oil on Canvas with Tar, 60 x 48”.
Exhibited at Bert Green Fine Art, 2007, 2009.
Published in Abarat III.
Original sale price: $8,000.
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