Plague, Pandora

Werner Horvath: "The Plague" (Pandora and Epimetheus). Oil on canvas, 70 x 100 cm, 2017/18.

Pandora has opened her box and the pathogens are coming out. In the background her man Epimetheus is giving their attributes to the animals. Some Details see below:


You see microbiological images of the pathogens of  Dengue Fever, Ebola, Zika, Typhoid Fever, HIV and Cholera (left image;: Typhus, Poliomyelitis, Syphilis, Smallpox and Plague (right image).