This painting represents the 3 milliion refugees and displaced people from the war in Syria. Also at present there are 50 million refugees worldwide. The highest number since the Second World War. This little lad is one of the 4,373 refugees in Quashtapa camp near Erbil in Kurdistan, northern Iraq.
This boy was very helpfuland held my pot of paint whilst I was up the ladder.
Mixed media on canvas 60 x 90cm. Please contact the artist Rose Illingworth for sale enquiries.