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Melati Hewison - Return of the Ibis'
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Return of the Ibis'
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Dimensions:

835 x 655 mm

Medium:

Acrylic on canvas

Created:

2001

Exhibition:

'Animals'
Pura Goak-Goakan
Hawthorn
Melbourne, Australia

Story:

The Ibis has not been seen in Egypt for 400 years. It was a sacred bird for the ancient Egyptians. The ancestors.

This painting, the return of the Ibis' represents the wish for the return of our ancestors. For their wisdom to be brought forth onto our present world. The ancestors who belonged to the land and all its Gods and Goddesses. A time when magic was known and seen.

Status:

Private collection, Java, Indonesia.