This artwork was commissioned by my good friend Anahita Eynollahi May 2022.
She sent me lots of wonderful reference and symbols relating to this divine entity.
From the very first designs, to the inking and the gold leafing;
Watch the video below to see how it's made!
An Ancient Goddess of fertility and purity. Her waters flow down from mount Hara; her four horses named wind, rain, cloud and sleet are always nearby. Also known as 'The Lady of Persia', Anahita first appears some nine thousand years ago. Her influence can be seen in Hinuduism, Buddism, Christianity and even Arthurian legends. She remains a part of the Zoroastrian religion to this day; a life giving female Entity.
W 297 H 420 mm
Hahnemühle German Etching print with hand applied gold leaf. Each one is signed and numbered. Limited Edition of 10; Available here