This page reflects the talents of my late wife, Pamelia deGaines
(1939-1989). Most of her collages were inspired by
The Book of Imaginary Beings, by Jorge Luis Borges.
No paints were used in their creation — just black ink and colored
tissue paper. Most works were featured in a 1970 show at Pam's gallery on
Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. Included are three later drawings.
These insights into life (and death) also are by Pam deGaines. All of her works are previously unpublished online.
Selected images created using the