Drawing 29 x 30 cm / 11,4×11,8 Inches
Sketch, to the Painting GILGAMESH. A creation of a specific image or series of images, forming the whole or part of a composition intended to be completed by adding pigment color (paints, colored inks, etc). This denotes a completed stand-alone autonomous work.
If he ever existed Gilgamesh was the best-known and most popular hero in the mythology of the ancient Near East, Gilgamesh was a Sumerian king who wished to become immortal. Endowed with superhuman strength, courage, and power, he appeared in numerous legends and myths, including the Epic of Gilgamesh. The story is later recycled in the story of NOAH.
Location: The location is the Danish Parliament, on the left is the museum of the Icelandic sculptor Bertel Thorvaldsen son of Gottskalk Thorvaldsson who was an Icelandic master carver.