881 - River Dance                             

There was a great burst of song as the Bushman of Africa danced to the flowing river filled with rising spirit bubbles. Life arose from the watered earth. 

 

The Bushman had an enduring sense of the tensions of opposites-drought and rain, female and male, life and death...

 

                      H. 39 1/4" W. 53 1/4"

 

Campbell, Joseph. The way of the Animal Powers, Volume 1 (Historical Atlas of World Mythology). Harper & Row, 1983 pp. 104, 105.

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