Pilgrimage and journey point to a spiritual reconciliation and inner reconnection. The scallop shell was worn by medieval pilgrims as they trod the ancient paths to holy destinations.
This collage incorporates a page of early lute music buried beneath layers of thin papers and overlaid with gilded Hebrew text. As the Jews made their way up the hills on their pilgrimage to Jerusalem they sang songs of ascent.
Collage mixed media with gold leafing
14.5 x 10.5