Like a Virgin (2022)
Jolyon Fenwick (1971-)
Composition with Arhopala araxes, Cithaerias Merolina butterflies and Chysina Resplendens (the Golden Scarab Beetle). Signed on the verso.
Framed in lacquered walnut with museum glass. Covered with velvet back and sides.
‘I made it through the wilderness…’
The Chrysina Resplendens (the golden scarab beetle), one of the world’s most sought-after beetles, is the only creature on the planet to exactly mimic the appearance of gold itself.
All the specimens used are ethically and sustainably sourced.