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Slaves And Parasites by js4853 Slaves And Parasites by js4853
Oils on canvas/ 18" x 24"/ 2014
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ArthurBlake Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2014  New member Hobbyist General Artist
Whoa man, this is very good!
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zr0 Featured By Owner Jul 29, 2014
I think I've fainted. 
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Teppo-J-Moreau1888 Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Speechless emotions from there of I simply, my friend.....Beyond my own realm of comprehension, for there, incredible.... :) 
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V1vaLaRav3 Featured By Owner Jul 21, 2014
Your work is always so beautiful, and I could spend hours going through your gallery, as creepy as that my sound. But you do such a lovely job, such a great selection of colors that draw the eye to not only the main focus, but several different points in the painting, and the textures there, I just, have no idea how you do it, but you do it in such an astounding fashion. 
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js4853 Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2014   Traditional Artist
Thank you very much! I appreciate your compliments. Thanks for checking out my work.
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Krullish Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Wow, totally amazing! My favourite part is the orb over the guys head with transluscent green liquid inside but the whole thing is just amazing. What is the overlying theme/concept/story? I'd love to know! :) :earth:
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js4853 Featured By Owner Jul 19, 2014   Traditional Artist
Thanks! The over all theme in my head as I was working on this was enslavement and abuse of power. My idea was that the guy with the orb on his head is introducing a tool to enable control over others for the benefit of power hungry parasites. In the painting the tool is something resembling religion. You might get something completely different from it. I don't like to weigh my paintings down with interpretive essays. Thanks for asking though.
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Krullish Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Yeah I sort of got that impression. Once again really great work , thankyou :) :earth:
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Xyrth Featured By Owner Jul 1, 2014
Simply outstanding! Love your work!
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js4853 Featured By Owner Jul 19, 2014   Traditional Artist
Thank you!
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