Ahmed Morsi: White Fish

Ahmed Morsi
The White Fish (1974)
Acrylic on canvas
82 x 55 cm
Mathaf Arab Museum of Modern Art Collection
tá m'anam ar eolas agat
iasc geal a shnámhann
in uiscí cosmacha
        tá na milliúin bliain gan áireamh
        imithe tharainn, a thaisce
my spirit is known to You
the white fish that swims
in cosmic waters
        how many millions of years
        have gone by, beloved