by Victor Hagea
THE CHILDREN OF CRONOS2002
Oil on canvas, 100 x 85 cm / 39,4 x 33,5 in
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According to Plutarch, for centuries the names and legends of Cronus (father of Zeus) and Chronos (Time) have become intertwined.
Cronus eating his children can be viewed as a representation of the destructive, all-consuming nature of time - attempts of the old trying to overpower the new.