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Leaves from the Theatre of War

Four goblin heads are framed within boxes and float at the top of the picture plane. An abstracted crucifix divided the plane. Beneath them a mass of human tumult churns and piles of human skulls creating the horizon. Vertical format; black ink on paper.

Leaves from the Theatre of War, 1992,

24 in x 18 in, Ink on Paper

In the early 1980s, Kanso created a series of 242 macabre tragicomedy ink drawings called Leaves from the Theater of War (1980-1992) that detail his personal account of the realities of war.

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