Light is one of the illustrations taken from the book A New Light (Lanterna di Luce) which was the object of a succesful crowdfunding campaign on the Italian crowdfunding site Produzioni dal Basso. The author Francesca Patton and the illustrator Elisa Algarotti successfully funded the publication of the book and its translation into English. For further details, the crowdfunding campaign is available in English on our website by clicking here.
This illustration depicts the passage from the book: “They were so tightly joined together like two cards. I couldn’t see their faces. They just emitted such a pure light…”. You can listen to the author reading the full excerpt related to Light on Stillarte’s YouTube Channel.
Materials: Watercolour and oil. Measurements: 30 x 30 cm.