Some of the subjects include a modern day Bacchus with a beer, and Hades in a swing with a cigarette and a glaring rude gesture. Endymion lies in eternal sleep covered by the “wedding ring” quilt made by his grandmother. Flora rests on a nice bed with an embroidered coverlet while Pandora contorts with curiosity as she opens the famed box of ills. While they are no more “nude” than the figures in Caravaggio’s masterpieces, in modern times, they evoke a slightly erotic feeling. Viewer discretion is advised. “I have painted all these works in acrylic on canvas, using a technique I like to call ‘contemporary realism,’ with all the freshness and spontaneity of my modern technique,” said Jones.