Large as a snow mountain, the color of the moon…

May 1, 2012 § Leave a comment

The rare white elephant was highly venerated as a royal or temple elephant in India, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Burma. The proverbial white elephant derives its title from the fact that albino elephants were reputedly difficult to control, and much care and expense was involved in their keeping. Annone was a white elephant. 

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White Elephant on Black

April 22, 2012 § Leave a comment

Etching, Grant Ditzler, 2011, on 22″x30″ Black Arches

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