Snare by Paula Rego greeting card
Single greeting card with envelope featuring artwork Snare by Paula Rego.
The girl looms over the animal, mocking its powerlessness and impotence, mirrored in the upturned crab. It was a moment when the artist introduced more volume and shadow into her painting, demonstrated in Snare by the walnut-like voluminous skirt that, in her own words, concealed ‘secrets’
Dame Paula Rego is a Portuguese-born visual artist who is particularly known for her paintings and prints based on storybooks.