Astarte, the Egyptian goddess of war and sexual love, seen in blue like the heavens, scattered with stars. Additionally, her eyes are rainbow colored showing her love of all. On her hand sits a dove, one of the animals associated with her.
Astarte has many equivalents in other cultures. In Greek culture, she was known as Aphrodite. In Rome, she was Venus. In Mesopotamia, she was known as Ishtar and in Sumeria, she was known as Inanna.
- The original was painted on 8x10 high quality 140lb watercolor paper with Turner watercolor paints.
- Signature is hidden in the painting.
- Your original painting will come with a certificate of authenticity and a backing board, wrapped in plastic.
- The painting is horizontally oriented.
High quality reproductions are also available in 8x10 and 5x7 (with slight cropping) on an excellent quality linen paper which will retain it's true colors for many years.