Angels share
J P Mclaughlin Art

Angels share

Regular price £750.00

Angels share is acrylic on watercolour paper and is 19 x 12 inches.  The painting is supplied loose unframed with a certificate of provenance.

The Angel is ready to take her share of the whisky but she has the devil in her eye.

The only way they could explain the phenomenon was that angels took a portion of the delicious whisky out of the casks for themselves as a sort of tax, hence the term “angel's share.” The longer the whisky was aged, the myth went, the more the angels taxed.


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