Punica granatum III
21cm x 29.7cm
Watercolour on Fabriano Artistico Extra White 600gsm
This painting was prepared as the second of a pair of works presented to HRH The Prince of Wales by Their Royal Highnesses Prince El Hassan bin Talal and Princess Sarvath of Jordan.
The pomegranate is so redolent of the Middle East, where the long summers burnish the fruit to a deep fuchsia-red.
Known as ‘rumman’ in Arabic, the pomegranate is important to Middle Eastern cuisine and cultural history.