Title: Cherry Vitium.
That V-shaped bone is actually a shark jaw, or at least half of one. It’s an odd looking species named the Port Jackson shark.
As it looks like a V, I decided to give it a name starting with that letter, and I came across vitium in my search. It’s a Latin word meaning fault, crime, or defect, depending on where you look. I thought with cherry prefixed it had a nice poetic quality.
Edit a year and some months down the track: this image has had a significant revision. Only the basic layout and general color is the same. There’s now also a black and white version named Cherry Vitium Black.
Canvases and Giclée Prints
Archival-quality prints of this piece are available. Options include framed and unframed fine art paper and canvases.
Stay Up To Date
If you liked this, sign up to my newsletter and I'll let you know about new work.