Orestes in Delphi Picture

This is Orestes, son of Agamemnon (the king of Mycenae). His motherand her lover killed his father and brougt Orestes away. Orestes swore to get revenge. When he reched aduldhood he went back and killed his mother and her lover because Apoll told him so. After that he was hunted by the Erinyes. So he went to Delphi because there he was save. In this picture I painted the moment when he just went into the temple, closed the doors after him, knowing hat he is save for a while . But this can't last long...
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