Gone Samurai

Gone Samurai

Artist: Andrea Snyder

Title: Gone Samurai

Attribution: Gone Samurai Andrea G. Snyder

Year: 2019

Materials: Canvas and hand painted paper & Asian paper, laminated onto canvas

Dimensions: 36" H x 26" W

Image Statement: I was trying to get the essence of a Japanese warrior and the feeling of time, while using a minimum of materials. I painted tissue paper with gold paint. As I laid it on the canvas, the tears in the paper started suggesting a human. Then when I added more canvas to evoke a belt, it