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The Fairy’s Flower Garden signed and dated 2015 (lower left) acrylic on canvas 76” x 60” (193 cm x 152 cm) A work by Rodel Tapaya, “Earthly Desires,” pays tribute to a masterpiece, “The Garden of Earthly Desires,” by Hieronymus Bosch.

The Fairy’s Flower Garden signed and dated 2015 (lower left) acrylic on canvas 76” x 60” (193 cm x 152 cm) A work by Rodel Tapaya, “Earthly Desires,” pays tribute to a masterpiece, “The Garden of Earthly Desires,” by Hieronymus Bosch. The similarity, if one may think that, lies not in the presentation, but in the dark emotion the two works generate. “The Fairy’s Flower Garden” gives a similar bow to Bosch’s garden, minus the nightmarish qualities: the work of Bosch is crowded with more figures