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• • • Being a journal by artist and designer John Coulthart, cataloguing interests, obsessions and passing enthusiasms.


 

Lilith

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Faust and Lilith (1831) by Richard Westall.

Lilith: less the Babylonian demon and more the temptress, succubus and “first wife of Adam”.

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Lady Lilith (1868) by Dante Gabriel Rossetti.

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Lilith (1889) by John Collier.

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Lilith (1892) by Kenyon Cox.

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Rites of Lilith (1945) by Mark Rothko.

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Lilith (1994) by Kiki Smith.

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Lilith (1998) by Wayne Barlowe.

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Furia de Lilith by Antonio García Vega.

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  1. #1 posted by herr doktor bimler

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    I am relieved to see (in the Wayne Barlowe image) that she is not always a redhead.

  2. #2 posted by John

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    Jimmy Dickinson & The Cramps have a song about that:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=syL2d2KNCQ4

 


 

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