A Fortunate Juxtaposition of Life and Death


A Fortunate Juxtaposition of Life and Death

Gamepiece with a Dead Heron ("Falconer's Bag") Jan Weenix
Gamepiece with a Dead Heron (“Falconer’s Bag”)
Jan Weenix

There is Beauty to be found in Dead things artfully arranged in repose. Grecian planter serving as memorial Stele for avian souls at rest.

Gamepiece with a Dead Heron ("Falconer's Bag") Jan Weenix
Gamepiece with a Dead Heron (“Falconer’s Bag”)
Jan Weenix

Flowers bow in homage to the Falconers prey as their spirits prepare to board yon Gondola crossing River Styx. Soaring feathered ones stopped mid-flight. Will they be reborn in Nobler human forms only to send more fluttering gliding forms falling into the Abyss.