she on honey-dew hath fed
oil. 10 X 12.5 IN.
Created for Light Grey Art Lab's 2017 show "Swarm: Beauty in the Grotesque."
"All should cry, Beware! Beware!
Her flashing eyes, her floating hair!
Weave a circle round her thrice,
And close your eyes with holy dread
For she on honey-dew hath fed,
And drunk the milk of Paradise."
-adapted from Kubla Khan, Samuel Taylor Coleridge