St Mehdi

St Mehdi

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Acrylic & Gold Leaf on Wood, 32 x 25cm


Mehdi Dibaj is shown holding the Bible, to symbolise his faith and his leadership role as teacher and pastor. Imprisoned for nine years for apostasy by the state of Iran, he was released, only to be abducted and then killed, shortly afterwards. The panel has been violently stabbed to reflect the manner of his death.

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