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Three Bastets and In the Ruins of Eregion

In the Ruins of Eregion

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 A couple of paintings that I made a few weeks back,  as part of artfeverfest

Three Bastets
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Back right: Bastet holding a sistrum, the sacred rattle of ancient Egypt, as a lioness-headed warrior, in the style of  c. 945-342 BCE

Left: a version of the Gayer-Anderson cat, 664–332 BCE

Front: a Ptolemaic Bastet cat from a sculpture found in Alexandria, from  305-30 BCE.

Blue Egyptian lotus blossom in the foreground.

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lindahoyland
16th Apr, 2017 01:36 (UTC)
They are beautiful.
ylla
30th Apr, 2017 18:34 (UTC)
The first one is gorgeous - a perfect picture of that time of day when everything is dark except the sky.
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