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"Clytemnestra" by Sarah Benita Vernon

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Her husband, Agamemnon, sacrificed her daughter to save his own skin, so she waited for him to get home from war, gave him a hero's welcome, then stabbed him as he got out the bathtub. Nice lady.

3 Nov 200345 Megan
Oooo... I read that story. I love the look on her face!
The arm (past the elbow) is a little short in comparison to the rest of her and the hand is also a little small, but otherwise I love this!
Her daughter was called Iphgenia, No? Something along those lines. But I can't spell it. XD

The folds in the dress... *_*
Me likes...

12 Sarah Benita Vernon replies: "Thanks for commenting... I'm not entirely pleased with the picture, but I'm glad you like it. I agree about her arm... I think all her dimensions are a little off. Might redo it. I think her daughter was... Electra? But there are different texts."
15 Nov 200345 Anonymous
Iphigenia was the one he had to sacrifice, Electra was the other daughter that, with her brother, killed Clytemnestra.

22 Sarah Benita Vernon replies: "*g* You obviously got a better grade in Ancient Greek Literature than I did... not hard..."
7 May 200545 Doyne
I have to do a monologue of hers to try out for this play that has nothing to do with the story. Nice picture. I really like it.
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 • Created by: :-) Sarah Benita Vernon
 • Copyright: ©Sarah Benita Vernon. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Agamemnon, Ancient, Clytemnestra, Greece, Myth
 • Categories: Mythical Creatures & Assorted Monsters
 • Techniques: Pencil/Graphite Pen
 • Inspirations: Other Author
 • Submitted: 2003-05-19 01:08:50
 • Views: 2099
 • Resolution: 309x600

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