Bathsheba looks over her shoulder in a classic pose out toward King David’s kingdom upon receiving his letter. She draws the curtain string and gazes out in a ponderous gaze.
Leda is seduced by a swan as she rests on a bright sunny afternoon by a lake. Her garments and fruit snacks are cast to her side as she is surprised by the advances of the amorous swan and succumbs to his passions.
Neptune rises triumphantly from the sea with his young bride at his side. His previous lover, unable to let go, clings to his waist in a moment of despair. A mermaid blows into a seashell announcing his union.