Apollo & Daphne.
This is the story based on the greek myth between the god Apollo and the naiad Daphne.
Apollo chased Daphne in a pursuit due to an Ero's arrow.
The god's infatuation was caused by an arrow from Eros, who wanted to make Apollo pay for making fun of his archery skills and to demonstrate the power of love's arrow.
Daphne received a plumb arrow from Eros which provoke contempt to Apollo. She prayed to his father Ladon and then Daphne transformed into laurel tree in order to escape from Apollo.
Handmade illustration and digital painting.