Romanticism | Persephone: A Journey from Winter to Spring
Romanticism emphasizes the opulent atmosphere around the subject, in the style of old masters.
Written by Sally Pomme Clayton
Illustrated by Virginia Lee
No flowers. No plants. No sunshine. When Hades carries Persephone down to the Underworld, her mother curses the Earth and everything stops growing. It is winter all year round. Persephone must return to Earth -- but how can Spring return where Winter reigns?