Queen Of The Night, John Bellany

The Mozart Portfolio was a co-production with the Royal Academy in association with the Sunday Times in 1990 and marked the 200th anniversary of Mozart’s death. Six prominent Royal Academicians were commissioned to produce original images inspired by Mozart.

John Bellany’s image is a highly coloured symbolic representation of The Queen of The Night from The Magic Flute

The six Royal Academicians are:

John Bellany
Elizabeth Blackadder
Peter Blake
Eduardo Paolozzi
Tom Phillips
David Tindle
Three plate etching in thirty-four colours, printed by Jack Shirreff at 107 Workshop on 300gsm Velin Arches.