Gunnlod Picture

This was painted using Gimp and my own stock for reference.

Gunnlod was a giantess in Norse mythology. She was the daughter of Suttung and the the keeper of the mead of poetry. Odin seduces her in order to steal the mead, bringing it to the gods and mankind.

"On his ring swore Odin, the oath methinks;
Who now his troth shall trust?
Suttung's betrayal he sought with drink,
and Gunnlod to grief he left."

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