When the world wearies, and society fails to satisfy, there is always the garden

Madrid welcomes us all since 1939 with a masterful triptych oil painting. At first impression, many questions explode inside the mind of the spectator. Is it a portrait of the past, present, and future? Is it an oracle for the fate of humanity? Is it a depiction of paradise lost? or Is it an attempt from Bosch to depict the whole of human experience, from life to the afterlife?

The collection of head-scratching symbols gets its name thanks to the central panel. The first on the…

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