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"Death of Salome" by Kristina Gehrmann

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© Kristina Gehrmann - www.bildkunst.de

Salome, who danced in front of King Herodes and received the head of St. John the Baptist on a silver plate, was regarded one of the most wicked women in history.

And this is how she died, according to the old legend. One day, she was dancing on a frozen pond when the ice broke and she fell into the water. Eventually, the sharp ice fragments would cut her neck and severe her head from her body. So she died the same way like the man whom she had brought to death; and not even her mother Herodias was able to save her.

Photoshop and  tablet.




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23 Dec 2008:-) David Yeh
Beautiful is all I can say... maybe I could add I wish I was as handy with the tablet as you are 14
23 Dec 2008:-) Anne Wipf
Fantastic drawing, greatly done, truely amazing, I’m speachless. Congrats for a very well deserved Mod’s Choice. 1
23 Dec 2008:-) Jocelyn Owens
stunning work. it’s so emotional great job 1
23 Dec 2008:-) That Girl
The colors are soooo beautiful. Of course the composition is excellent, but it’s the emotion & color that really grabs me.
23 Dec 2008:-) Christy Miller
The perspective is great! You feel as though you are under the water. The colors are well done as well. Great work... it deserves mod’s choice!
25 Dec 2008:-) Stephanie S. K. Marbach
absolutely stunning perspective and colours... great job, really2!!! my congrats for your star2!!! and merry christmas2!!!
25 Dec 2008:-) Nadine ´unicornis´ Thome
wonderful work!
28 Dec 2008:-) Kamila Barbara Vester
Very beautiful!
28 Dec 2008:-) Tessa Tessie Morin
wow. it’s very realistic........but i like it.
7 Mar 2009:-) Emma Laguna
she is so amazing i love it
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'Death of Salome':
 • Created by: :-) Kristina Gehrmann
 • Copyright: ©Kristina Gehrmann. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Demon, Drama, Fantasy, Frozen, Ice, Salome, Sea, Water
 • Categories: Woman, Women, European Traditions, Mythology, Mermaids, Leviathans, Underwater Creatures
 • Techniques: Computer Painted from Scratch
Modpick •  Mod Pick at: 2008-12-22 10:00:03
 • Submitted: 2008-08-05 20:17:46
 • Views: 5219
 • Resolution: 487x700

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