Nymph VIII -Napaeae- Picture

In Greek mythology, the Napaeae were a type of shy but mirthful nymph. They lived in mountain valleys, glens or grottoes. They are associated with Artemis, and often accompany her.

Part one of a developing series on a personal reinterpretation of figures in classical mythology that are seldomly depicted.
Defying the Myths
Nymph XV -Napaeae-
Nymph VIII -Napaeae-
Medusa: The Monster
Nymph XII -Napaeae-