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An Olympic athlete's dress that should symbolize the partnership of the two superpowers USA and UdSSR leading to the reunification of Germany.

date 1993
time 1 day
object muscle shirt
technique brushfreehand


This was one of my very first paintings, so it is very crude. Some conceptual pencil lines still shimmer through, and I've painted the flags just from memory, without a template (so there are some mistakes in it). I even had to enlarge the flags during painting because I had run out ouf space.


USA UdSSR Germany overview


USA UdSSR Germany closeup

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