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P. D. Dinkles
03-30-2011, 07:00 PM
From ancient times a sibyl was a prophetess who prophesied at certain holy sites, under the divine influence of a deity.

03-30-2011, 10:36 PM
I like very much this painting too as well as Your gorgeous and harmonic style and gamuts!
By the way, here's how Michelangelo saw the Lybian Sybil on the Sixtin Chapel, a terrificly huge and colorful XV century ceilings fresco, long before M. Sarkozy decided to get interested flying to her ...:D:D:D
All the other ancient times famous ones were painted by Michelangelo, among much many more main and secondary figures, on that Universal Judgment majestic representation which is also a sort of virtual, visual encyclopedia of that age.

P. D. Dinkles
03-31-2011, 01:25 PM
Thank you Caesar. Sounds like your paintings are well grounded in art history.