297 mm x 420 mm
The winged lion has entered the imagination of countless generations. Depicted as a protector a lion stands watch before the NATO headquarters in Italy, holding a sword and scroll on which is written PAX - Latin for 'peace'.
A winged lion also Symbolises Venice and the city’s patron Saint, Mark the Evangelist. The Lion of Venice towers over the Piazza San Marco, a silent and ever present sentinel.
WINGED LION by STRIX
A mighty winged lion greets the dawn with regal ferocity, daring anyone to challenge the prowess this mythical beast. Young and courageous, this feline will not hesitate to enter the fray and confront all who imprudently enter its domain or threaten those it protects.
To create this artwork the artist used scratchboard.