And You Will Be Changed Picture

In the garden of Hesperides resided a nymph by the name of Chloris.
Zephyr, the West Wind of spring, upon catching sight of her, pursues and forcedly possesses the nymph.
To make amends, he takes her as his wife, and elevates her to the standing of a goddess.
Chloris becomes Flora, goddess of youth and flowering, pattroness of fieldwork and protectress of female fertility.

A5, Watercolour

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