Amaterasu Portrait


“Omikami Emerging”

Japanese Goddess of the Sun and supreme deity of the Shinto religion.

The arrival of winter is explained in a myth relating that Amaterasu is a temperamental goddess. Ridiculed by her brother “Susano”, she goes away to hide in a cave. In spring, she must be enticed out to bring light and life to the earth once more.

18″x15″ approx

Amaterasu Portrait

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