Image size 15.5” x 15” supplied mounted.

The Mask of Mystery was one of the simpler outfits at Venice in carnival time but also one of the most striking. The pure white face, made from pearlised sequins, was a total contrast to the deep, velvety red of the cloak. Except for the eyes, nothing of the person presenting this facade was available to those watching. All is mystery. And also perfection.