Datura mixed media 39.5 x 35 cm. (15 1/2 x 13 3/4 in.) Executed in 1948
The title, Datura, refers to a type of plant that has traditionally been used for centuries in some cultures as a poison and hallucinogen. It belongs to that same genus as Deadly Nightshade and Mandrake - collectively called "witches weeds".