6″ x 6″ Envy is a Green Eyed Fox is a shadowbox assemblage, in simple depiction of the Aesop fable The Fox and the Grapes. The background is oil pastel on watercolor paper, blended with linseed oil. The fox is ink and acrylic on heavy duty drawing paper. The bunch of grapes is an antique glass salt shaker.
The fable, printed on vintage paper, affixed to the top of the shadowbox. The piece can be hung on the wall of stands alone.
Envy is a Green Eyed Fox is part of a series of works I am doing on fables and fairy tales. By Heather Brush.