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41 x 41, oil on canvas, 2008        $1,200.00

During the ordeal of martyrdom many of the soon to be sainted victims were raked with hooks or had parts of their flesh cut away by their tormenters.  Still taunting their persecutors these victims would pick up a piece of the flesh that had just been cut from their bodies and toss the bloody chunk at their tormentor.  Where ever the fleshy projectile hit on the targets body the part would immediately be rendered lame; blindness, paralysis, muteness, etc.