© Copyright Valentina Battler. All rights reserved
Paintings are accompanied by the author's poems. Translated into English by Andrey Kneller
Painting on Xuan paper, mixed media, 68 x 62 cm, 2010.
In private collection
Undina. Water Nymph
The chill of the water caused your spirit to fade,
A hollowed-out soul, you’re branded by fate.
Your voice is so sweet, your eyes are so heartless,
Your hair is pure white! You live in half-darkness.