Roberto Montoya-Mejia
Sibyl
(Sibila)
1995
paper collage on cardboard, collage de papel sobre carton
40 1/4" x 32", 102 cm x 81 cm
This work was inspired by Michelangelo's "Sibyl" on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, the most famous of the oracles of Delphi. Roberto has created a headdress containing all her prophesies.
A limited edition print was sent to the Obama family in the White House as a Valentine's Day gift in 2009. The gift was acknowledged by the Obamas with a holiday card.

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