Rapture of Icarus Picture

Icarus at the very pinnacle of his flight: caught between the moment when soaring becomes falling. The tragic end is inevitable but this is no tragic hero - he chose to fly towards the sun and he knows the wax is melting from his wings even as he does so. But for him it's worth it.

Mixed media sketch card 2.5 x 3.5 inches, an Artist Return card for the Trading card set 'Legends & Lore' from sadlittles.com.
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