STOCK - Pari - the persian fairy Picture

Photographer : Kazimierz-Olszewski

Paris (Peri, Pairika پری) are beautiful fairys originated in iranian mythology and one of important figures of persian poetry and miniature paintings. They are beautiful nymhs who seduce men, make them drink vine and create sorrow of seperation and longing in their hearts.
Inspired by this characters i decided to create this stock. It's a total cultural mix (as it happens often to me - I take inspiration from different sources, often ethnic and oriental). We have here elven ears (not particulary persian, but in my mind they go perfectly with fae theme), dress with sari borders, lace coat used for persian dance, indian jewellry set and of course persian dance pose. Oh and I would forget - violet wig, giving it this fantasy twist
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