Similar to the legend of the Silkie or Swan Maiden, there is the Slavic mythology of the “Vučica” or She-Wolf. In reference to this story, I have transformed an image of a late 1800s Yugoslavian maiden into a modern day bride, whose new bridal costume represents her wolf-skin.
Screen print, image transfer, hand coloring.
14 x 14, second-print edition of 30.
Copyright © 2010 Haley Nagy.