… Newlyweds from Toplica

The picture represents the coastline along the river Toplica and deserted villages and hills, the valleys around it. From the Neolithic sites of the Vinca culture, with the Plocnik, rather ago 7500 year, the roots of civilization in the region, through the abandoned mills, to this day, due to demographic shifts, there is a growing decline in birth. That leaves only one cut stumps as evidence of life in the area around it. Hence the name of the image …

„Newlyweds from Toplica“
oil on canvas 2013
– © by Πάθος –