Watercolor, acrylic with airbrush and oil on paper.
Painted surface 29.5 x 44 cm (11.61 x 17.32 in ) in a format of 49 x 65 cm (19.29 x 25.59 in)
Year of realization 2005
Signed on the bottom right of the piece.
Cover of the novel "The Final Key" (Part 2 of Triad) by the writer Catherine Asaro, published in (USA) by Tor Books.
Cover of the Lanciostory magazine (Italy)
The Final Key is the second half of the story arc known as Triad, which began in Schism. Schism ended with the Skolian Empire torn asunder by personal conflict within the royal family. With The Final Key, the Skolian Empire comes under all-out assault from its nemesis, the Euban Concord, who have undermined the Empire via subterfuge and assassination, leaving it ripe for conquest. The Skolian Empire's only hope? A young woman barely out of her teens who hasn't even complete her training as a cadet.
- The Final Key