The Golden Hind Picture

The golden hind, in greek mythology, as an animal sacred to the goddess artemis. It was believed to be so fast it could outrun arrows in flight. One of Hercules' labors was to catch the golden hind. There are a few stories regarding the golden apples. The apple of Discord is one story. The golden apples refer to The garden of Hesperides where there was a tree with golden apples that give immortality to the person who eats them.

oil on canvas
30'' x 30''

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