Mantel clock "Allegory of love" malachite
Its name this watch has borrowed from historical and literary studies C. S. Lewis, published in 1936, the Allegory of love (eng. The Allegory of Love. A Study in Medieval Tradition). The author traces the history of the allegorical method, starting with the Provencal poetry of the XI century and to the Renaissance in England. "Allegory of love" has become one of the classic works on the history of the allegorical method and the history of medieval literature in General.
Allegory is allegory, a symbolic representation of abstract ideas (concepts) through specific artistic image.
Material: bronze and malachite in the technique of "Russian mosaic".