Paul Gorka

Last Modified: November 1, 2001

Paul Gorka - Throwing Spiders
Paul Gorka
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Throwing Spiders
Oil
54 x 56 inches
1998
Catalog No. 17

This painting was a reaction to the death in January 1998 of my good friend Dr. Patricia Allison, a retired professor at the University of Pennsylvania.

Throwing Spiders shows the incredible, rapid explosive advance of her cancer.

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