ArtStation - GRAEAE, David Demaret

ArtStation - GRAEAE, David Demaret

t h e  g r a e a e  were three ancient sea-daimones who personified the white foam of the sea. they were the daughters of the sea-deities phorcys and ceto and sisters to the gorgons. the graeae took the form of old grey-haired women; though at times, poets euphemistically described them as “beautiful.” their age was so great that a human childhood for them was hardly conceivable. they shared one eye and one tooth, which they took turns using. #myth

t h e g r a e a e were three ancient sea-daimones who personified the white foam of the sea. they were the daughters of the sea-deities phorcys and ceto and sisters to the gorgons. the graeae took the form of old grey-haired women; though at times, poets euphemistically described them as “beautiful.” their age was so great that a human childhood for them was hardly conceivable. they shared one eye and one tooth, which they took turns using. #myth

Artist Yuri Shwedoff (@yurishwedoff) no Instagram: “"Graeae" Digital Painting detail. 2016.  #art #digitalart #illustration #inspiration #artist…”

Artist Yuri Shwedoff (@yurishwedoff) no Instagram: “"Graeae" Digital Painting detail. 2016. #art #digitalart #illustration #inspiration #artist…”

The Graeae

The Graeae

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