John Slavin

Portfolio: 4. Portraits of Scottish Wonder Tales

The Boy and the Snake

The Boy and the Snake

Family portrait from traditional Scottish Traveller tale by Duncan Williamson; the farm boy who loved a wild snake and every morning shared his porridge with the creature behind a rock on a hill in the West Coast of Scotland.

Oil on canvas
50cm x 61cm

Can be seen at John Slavin Morningside