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One of my biggest passions is Ancient Egypt and this is one of a series I've been doing of some of the many Gods and Goddess'. This is Horus at his main Temple in Edfu. All the costume, jewelry and backgrounds in these paintings are based on real places and objects. 24x33, acrylic on illustration board.
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I was just reading about Edfu in Zechariah Sitchin's Wars of Gods and Men and there's this story that Ra gives Horus the city as a reward for winning the first battle as the gods retake Egypt starting from the sourth and ending in the north. The Egyptians called the place Behutet