Manuel Mendive (b. 1944)
Energías para el amor y la bondad
signed and dated 'MENDIVE 2015' (lower right)
installation in twenty-one parts: acrylic on canvas with canvas collage and cowrie shells with twenty metal-framed birds (acrylic on canvas with cowrie shells)
painting: 110 3/4 x 78 in. (281.3 x 198.1 cm.)
each bird: 18 ½ x 17 x 11 in. (47 x 43.2 x 7.9 cm.) approximately
Overall dimensions of installation variable.
Painted in 2015.