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Minos by JessiBeans Minos by JessiBeans
CHOW #98 - King Minos
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The King of Crete, step father of the Minotaur (his wife was made mad and cursed with zoophilia because Minos would not sacrifice a magnificent white bull to Poseidon, she then mated with the bull and produced the Minotaur monster of legend.) Also, in Dante's inferno, he is made a judge of the dead.

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2H Pencil drawing on Sketchbook Paper
Scanned, Colored in Photoshop CS3 with my Precioussssssssss
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fassbx Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
me gusto mucho este
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kinghuffy2 Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2012
Nice use of the bull horn crown. Very symbolic of Minos' power and tyranny, and symbolic to his maniacal demand to the Athenians to have them sacrificed to the Minotaur.
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thormanoftunder Featured By Owner Apr 28, 2012
Years ago I wrote a short tale featuring a Spartan warrioress fighting a minotaur.
Here is the link: [link]
Thor
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GCARTIST85 Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2012
Thank you for letting us feature your Amazing work! :iconfantasyfans101::iconshuffelinplz:
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Shakti-chan Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Judge of Hell, marvelous job ^^
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Shakti-chan Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Judge of Hell, marvelous job ^^
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Spriglief Featured By Owner Sep 29, 2010  Hobbyist Writer
He also makes a great Gelgamesh
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Kak78c Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2010
Amazing!
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BambiRavenchild Featured By Owner Apr 28, 2010  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Gorgeous!!
That's really fantastic work!
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smallreddog Featured By Owner Jan 4, 2010  Professional Digital Artist
wonderful work with stunning character
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