Erzulie Freda

Serie : Goddesses of Love
122 cm x 183 cm
July 2017


Erzulie Freda, is the spirit of love in the deities of voodoo. She is represented most often under the guise of a very beautiful mulatto with sensual and provocative sway, covered with jewels and perfumes. She is associated with prostitutes by her tumultuous life.
It is also confused with the Virgin Mary, from which it also borrows iconography: white and blue veils, a golden crown surrounded by hearts. The heart is part of its symbols with the mirror. She claims for offerings toiletries, jewelry and perfumes, as well as refined dishes