Lilitu
Oil on Linen
18" x 24"
2010

This painting is based on the Sumerian myth of the demon Lilitu. Representing chaos, seduction and ungodliness. She is a sexually charged yet infertile succubus who behaves aggressively toward men and children killing them at her every whim, her breasts are filled with poison not milk. In her every guise, Lilitu has cast an evil spell on humankind.

Painted for the Dark Pop exhibition at Last Rites Gallery.

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