Leda - Mythology Postcard
Jacques Richez Artist
This modern postcard features a reproduction of a painting by Spanish surrealist painter Jacques Richez. It shows the Greek Mythological beauty Leda daughter of the Aetolian king Thestius, and wife of the king Tyndareus of Sparta. Her myth gave rise to the popular motif in Renaissance and later art of Leda and the Swan. She was also the mother of Helen of Troy.
The original oil on canvas image is titled Leda II and was painted by the artist in 1991. The postcard was published in Holland.
Postcard Condition: Near Mint
Postcard Size: 4 1/8 by 5 7/8 inches (10.5 x 15 cm).