A Simple Sign for a Difficult Task
Acrylic paint and varnish on canvas
70 cm in diameter
With the use of the Naval sign language of semaphore the flags are beating in the wind.
The pilot is given help to find the right position . for landing.
Trust and skill are both a necessity for success. ”This is the peace symbol, very simple and straightforward”.
The above quotation was said by Gerald Holtom, artist and textile designer who created the symbol in 1958 .