Oil on panel,
Image: 24"h x 20"w, framed: 31"h x 27"w, Item No. 16659,
Hands cupped symbolically suggesting that the moon rise exists in her face. A backdrop of black and silver leaf further suggest the dark of night and the silver glow of the moon against all that it touches. A serious expression lies beneath the theater of the model's guise. Brad Overton's interpretation of la Catrina Calavera is strikingly successful in this rare small gem of a portrait painting.