Antigone and Ismene.
Electra, the daughter of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra, mourning the fate of her father, waits for the return of Orestes, her brother, as the avenger of his father’s death.
Loki and Sigyn. Northern Mythology.
Ancient Greek mythology. The Sphinx was considered a demon of destruction and doom.
This bust has been called that of a Maenad or Bacchante, an attribution which the comparison of other Bacchic types would seem fully to justify.