Hand-painted in Indian ink onto old book pages from Lady Chatterley's Lover, by D.H. Lawrence. The silhouetted lovers give an interplay between the painting and the book pages in the background.
This modern interpretation concerns the young married woman, the former Constance Reid (Lady Chatterley) and her gamekeeper, Oliver Mellors.
Lady Chatterley emotional frustration of her Upper Classed husband, leads her into an affair with the Oliver. The class difference between the couple highlights a major motif of the novel and the painting.
The work is beautifully mounted on quality canvas and robust sustainable wooden stretches.
Lady Chatterley's Lover by Cain (76 x 102 cm) SOLD