Wynn Jones
(Edward Jones)
selected paintings and drawings
             
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The Wise Ones
Oil on canvas
75 x 65 inches
(190.5 x 162.5)

From the series inspired by the Oresteia of Aeschylus.
At the end of the trilogy, the Furies are transformed form vengeful prosectuting spirits to responsible citizens and lead a torch lit procession through the streets of Athens (Athens, the centre of wisdom adopted the owl as the symbol of the city).

The Wise Ones