According to Merriam-Webster, a chimera is:

1a: capitalized a fire-breathing she-monster in Greek mythology having a lion's head, a goat's body, and a serpent's tail

1b: an imaginary monster compounded of incongruous parts

2: an illusion or fabrication of the mind, especially an unrealizable dream

3: an individual, organ, or part consisting of tissues of diverse genetic constitution

 ON THE BANKS OF PARADISE THE AIR IS SWEET, 2018, 22” x 30”

ON THE BANKS OF PARADISE THE AIR IS SWEET, 2018, 22” x 30”