Hippocamp II

Lynnette Shelley

Ambler, United States

Artist's Description

Sold commissioned artwork for a client based off a smaller artwork I created earlier this year. See The Hippocamp

Mixed Media on Paper. 25 × 19 inches. Mixed media consists of acrylic, liguid gold leaf, liquid silver leaf, oil pastels, colored pencils, ink marker

In Greek mythology, a hippocamp is a fantastical sea beast that is half fish, half horse, and they were the steeds that pulled Neptune (or Poseidon’s) chariot. The Greeks believed that hippocampi were the adults forms of the sea horse fish. In Latin, hippocampi literally means crooked horses.

View more of my artwork online at www.lynnetteshelley.com

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