Red Monkey by Paula Rego small notebook
Small 15 x 10 cm blank paper notebook featuring artwork Red Monkey offers bear a poisoned dove by Portuguese artist Paula Rego on the cover.
This work is part of a series of works which conflicted relationships, love triangles, revenge and castration are played out by a cast of anthropomorphic animals. The initial inspirations for these works were Rego’s husband childhood memory of a toy theatre.
Dame Paula Rego is a Portuguese-born visual artist who is particularly known for her paintings and prints based on storybooks.