AMERICANS OF THE DECADENCE
Hand-embroidered painting 15′ 6″ x 25′ 4″.
In production 2023 - 2026 and to be completed and installed for public viewing in 2027 somewhere in Texas.
A contemporary interpretation to scale of the painting The Romans of the Decadence (shown below) (French: Les Romains de la décadence), a painting by the French artist Thomas Couture, first exhibited at the Paris Salon of 1847, a year before the 1848 Revolution which toppled the July Monarchy. It now belongs to the Musée d'Orsay in Paris. (source: Wikipedia).