Nungui is the Jivaro Goddess of Vegetation. The Jivaro of Peru ask Nungui for a good harvest when they plant manioc, her sacred plant. She lives in the forest, and is also called upon to help with garden plots. Her name is also seen as Nungwi and she is called Lady of the Manioc.
Pedro Sáenz (1864-1924), Disfraz japonesa (Japanese Costume), oil on canvas. Artist was was a Spanish pre-Raphaelite painter, related to the Malaga school of painting. His work was full of light and elaboration of details.