Angel by Paula Rego exhibition poster
Exhibition poster to accompany Paula Rego: Obedience and Defiance, at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, from 23 November 2019 – 19 April 2020.
Printed on high quality matt paper in 200gsm FSC Mix Credit and delivered rolled in a poster tube.
The poster features a detail of artwork Angel by Paula Rego. The strongly contrasting colours in this artwork Rego took inspiration from the Spanish painter Bartoleme Esteban Murillo. The figure, who takes up most of the canvas, is starkly portrayed. Protective but also assertive in her stance, she is a symbol of female power and strength.
Dame Paula Rego is a Portuguese-born visual artist who is particularly known for her paintings and prints based on storybooks.