Persephone: Winter Picture

Completed: October 2004
Media: Acrylic, muslin, tulle, micron

The myth of Persephone and of the Biblical Eve always mingled together in my mind.. The innocent maiden, the dark seducer, and the forbidden fruit all come into play. This is the final piece of my two-part vision.

Used and drained, she slowly struggles to regain her composure. Surrounded by the coldness of winter, left all alone in a world of dead things and spilled bood -- What is there left now to do, but to keep breathing?

(Please view Part One: Spring, here)
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