A depiction of the fated Persephone of Greek myth who was captured by Hades in order to be his wife and queen in the eternal underground. She was allowed to return to the old world every spring, representing the virtual ‘death’ of nature we experience every winter countered by its eventual rebirth every year in the spring.
Original completed in watercolor and gouache on Arches 180lb. cold-pressed cotton rag.


  • alneaimi
    alneaimiover 6 years ago

    wow another super work , love it in so many ways , love your style and your colors just amazing.

  • Albert1000
    Albert1000over 6 years ago

    Oh, nice work.

  • RachelLea
    RachelLeaover 6 years ago

    I love the myth of Persephone. You did an amazing job portraying her.

  • © Karin  Taylor
    © Karin Taylorover 6 years ago

    superb, truly beautiful
    i love these muted tones and the softness
    as well as the symbolic stuff in the background

  • Claire Robinson
    Claire Robinsonover 6 years ago

    this is beautiful!

  • Carlos Solorza
    Carlos Solorzaover 6 years ago

    very cool painting and description Keelan

  • JaneAParis
    JaneAParisover 6 years ago

    Again another great story to go with your super talented art work. Wow! Smiles from Jane:-)

  • lily pang
    lily pangover 6 years ago

    I like it very much!

  • Chris  Willis
    Chris Willisover 6 years ago

    WOW….you are one very talented artist….this is so graceful….love the designerly aspects of the composition. Very jewel like :-)

  • sorina
    sorinaover 6 years ago

    fantastic painting!

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