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RACKHAM (ARTHUR) The Arthur Rackham Fairy Book, NUMBER 15 OF 460 COPIES SIGNED BY THE ARTIST, 1933; Arthur Rackham's Book of Pictures, LIMITED TO 1,030 COPIES SIGNED BY THE ARTIST, 1913

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Athene receives the head of Medousa from Perseus. The hero is depicted as a young man, wearing the winged boots of Hermes and the cap of darkness on his head. Athene holds the Gorgoneion (Gorgon head) by its snaky locks, its image reflecting in the mirror of the shield. ca 400 - 385 BC

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len-yan:Magdalena Pagowskaperseuslessons in drowningsaturnusintroduced speciesnight dusthopedark side of the moonorion’s beltthank you~

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medusa Once a beautiful woman Medusa was raped by Posidon. Athena changed her into a Gorgon as punishment. She was later murdered.

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Perseus and Medusa by Benvenuto Cellini, medusa was beheaded so I am going to try and incorporate this aspect of the story into my character

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Perseus, son of Danae (daughter of the King of Argos) is famed in Greek mythology for defeating (beheading Medusa) and freeing Andromeda from a sea monster or Titan released by the god Poseidon. Sure I just saw this in the V!!

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