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Seahorse Spirit

Seahorse Spirit

Alcohol Ink on 8 inch x 10 inch Yupo 

in 11 inch x 14inch white finish wooden frame with white double matting

  • Seahorse Spirit

    The Seahorse's scientific name, Hippocampus, is derived from the Ancient Greek word for horse (hippos). Interestingly, there is a part of our own human anatomy that shares this name with these beautiful fish, due to its resemblance of them. The [human] Hippocampus is a complex brain structure embedded deep into temporal lobe. It has a major role in learning and memory. 

    These delicate creatures are found in the underwater grasslands and coral reefs of the Oceans. Their habitats are the most