Lacrimae Rerum Sunt

Never ending.  Year after year.  In many seas.  Many lands.  Many islands. Millions of people.

 

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A Visit To/A Visit From/The Island, 1983, oil on canvas.  Eric Fischl, American, born 1948. Whitney Museum of North American Art, New York. 

The artist based this composition partly on a newspaper photograph of Haitians trying to reach the United States.

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