Interpretation of the "Enthroned Madonna and Child" by the hand of Rebecca LaChance, 2013. Egg tempera on board. Original dated between 1250 and 1275 C.E., author unknown. Also known as The Kahn Madonna, the original is held in permanent exhibition by the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Each icon became a visit back to the cool, dark, sparkling space that had been mine. Each icon afforded me the opportunity to talk with the saints and angels again.