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Monarch Butterfly II

Monarch Butterfly II

Alcohol Ink on 5 inch x 5 inch Yupo

in 10 inch x 10 inch White Finish Wood Frame

with Linen Matting

  • Monarch Butterfly II

    Beautiful Monarch Butterflies hold a special place in the hearts of the villages in Michoacán. Monarchs are Carriers of Souls and are believed to be the souls of our ancestors. Monarchs carry the soul of a relative or friend who, for one night, returns to the world of the living.

    The “visit” is to celebrate Day of the Dead in the first days of November, which used to be the time of the great Western Monarch Migration. Monarchs would fly through Southern Calif