Image: “The Great Red Dragon and the Woman Clothed with the Sun,” by William Blake, created between 1805 and 1810, in Wikimedia Commons … … public domain … DESCRIPTION: A golden, winged woman, about to give birth, is kneeling with arms defensively outstretched, looking up at a big, muscular, beige-colored dragon hovering menacingly in the air just over her head. The dragon has human legs and arms, ram’s horns, wings, and a tail; it is wearing a simple, spiked crown.


Alice B. Clagett

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