in “THE GROUP-GALLERY OF ART & PHOTOGRAPHY” – Apr 10th 2012 and
in “Layered Up” – Apr 17th 2012
Based on painting of Gaston Bussiere 1907 from Wikimedia Commons
Texture courtesy of JoesSistah, Flickr + a lot of brushwork and tweaking.
Salammbô (1862) is a historical novel by Gustave Flaubert. It is set in Carthage during the third century BCE, immediately before and during the Mercenary Revolt which took place shortly after the First Punic War.