Painting

 

 

Landscape theme

 

'White Light, Nagasaki -Burning Birds'

 

David Adam

Acrylic on paper

120 x 135 cm

 

'White Light over Nagasaki-Burning Birds'

 

A B-29 bomber named Bockscar dropped a Fat Man nuclear bomb on Nagasaki in 1945.

Birds burned in flight and a survivor recalls watching two 'lizards' crawl into the air raid shelter - they were actually humans stripped of their flesh.

 

 

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