and in control he lifts the vanquished on his broad shoulders. He
has killed his fellow man and the aim has been achieved. Blinded by
his success, the burden he has placed on his environment goes
unnoticed, but for the cry of the cheetah. This sculpture became the
key to the series with its far deeper spiritual quality. My first
drawings portrayed an antelope slung across his shoulders, but as I
sketched, the idea of a human form came to the fore, manifesting the
ghastly meaning of the series.