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ON FEAR AND HOPE

When I was young, it seemed that life was so wonderful
A miracle, oh it was beautiful, magical
And all the birds in the trees, well they'd be singing so happily
Oh joyfully, playfully watching me
(Richard Davies / Roger Hodgson: “Logical Song”; Supertramp, Breakfast in America, 1979)

The depiction of unusual creatures, monsters, hybrids – and in general animals related to humans …

ON FEAR AND HOPE

When I was young, it seemed that life was so wonderful
A miracle, oh it was beautiful, magical
And all the birds in the trees, well they'd be singing so happily
Oh joyfully, playfully watching me
(Richard Davies / Roger Hodgson: “Logical Song”; Supertramp, Breakfast in America, 1979)

The depiction of unusual creatures, monsters, hybrids – and in general animals related to humans – by no means counts as a novelty in European fine art. The visual world which has been taking shape parallel to Christianity already featured these figures since the early Middle Ages on pages of …

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