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Lamassu

The subject of lamassu is a statue depicting a hybrid creature with a man’s head, a lion or bull body and bird wings. Lamassu is a guadian of…

The guardian of the gates; Lamassu

This is a supportive image for Lamassu from the Louvre in Paris. Lamassu is a protective hybrid that is usually found in pairs. They either guard palaces or…

The epic of Gilgamesh

This is a supportive image for the character of Gilgamesh. Throughout the many depictions of Gilgamesh bulls are present. In the epic of Gilgamesh the bull of heaven…

Lamassu

The subject of Lamassu is a statue depicting a hybrid creature with a man’s head, a lion or ox body and bird wings. There is intricate line work…

Lamassu – scale

This is an image of Lamassu with a man standing in the background between the two statues. It is important because it gives us a sense of the…

Lamassu – scale/side view

This is an image of Lamassu with a man standing in the background between the two statues. It is important because it gives us a sense of the…

Gilgamesh defeating Gugalanna

This is an image of Gilgamesh defeating Gugalanna the Bull of Heaven. This image gives the viewer a sense that Gilgamesh is man of superhuman strength, able to…

Man standing in front of Lamassu

This is an image of Lamassu with a man standing in the background between the two statues. It is important because it gives us a sense of the…

details for Gilgamesh

This is more detail about Gilgamesh between two bull men

Gilgamesh between two Bulls holding a winged Sundisk

The subject matter of the work is Gilgamesh between two bulls holding a winged sun disk. It is a stone relief with many organic lines and linear lines…

Second project First thoughts

This is a stele depicting Horus with a woman, along with hieroglyphics on the top describing the image. The fact that this is a stand alone work means…

Second project, First thoughts

This is a gold covered statue of a man with a goat head. There is minimal texture present only in the skirt hair and headdress caused by lines…

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