A Swan Song refers to a final performance or effort prior to death or retirement, the actual Idiom was in usage as far back as the 3rd century BC in ancient Greece. The phrase was rooted in the ancient belief that Swans sing a beautiful song just before their deaths.
This Brooch depicts a more lighthearted literal interpretation of the Idiom, this Swan is gliding across the water delicately strumming an ornate Harp.
Brooch measures 6.5cm by 6.5cm
This Brooch features a variety of handcast swirled and glitter acrylics.