Gustave Moreau

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Athenians being delivered to the Minotaur in the Cretan Labyrinth, 1855.
In tribute to Minos, Athenians were forced to send seven youths and seven maidens to the Minotaur every year to be devoured.

Gustave Moreau (1826-1898)

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Thracian Girl Carrying Head of Orpheus on His Lyre, 1865

Gustave Moreau (1826-1898)

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The park and the angel of death, 1890