Beltracchi Schlag des Flügels III
Oil paintings

Schlag des Flügels III

100 x 100 cm, oil on canvas


Based on the short story of the same name by Vladimir Nabokov… the guitar whispered like silk, then an imperceptible rustling rose, swelling up and down in waves as if a mighty gust of wind had arisen in the next room. The whooshing faded to a whisper, and the night sank into absolute silence once again… In the middle of the room stood a giant angel. He filled the whole room, the whole hotel, the whole world…