Mixed-media artwork Apollo and Daphne by Kiki Mcgrath

Apollo and Daphne

Collage drawing
Mixed-media, paper, vellum, charcoal, graphite
8 x 14'

Cupid shoots arrows into Apollo, who falls in love with Daphne and pursues her, and Daphne, who runs away. She asks her father the River God to save her from capture, and is transformed into a laurel tree. Apollo vows to wear her leaves and make her evergreen.