Harpy Picture

my failed attempt for the 30 Day Monster Girl Challenge. Started out well but i had to give up for a contest.

In Greek mythology, a harpy was one of the winged spirits best known for constantly stealing all food from Phineus. The literal meaning of the word seems to be "that which snatches" as it comes from the ancient Greek word harpazein, which means "to snatch".
Hesiod calls them two "lovely-haired" creatures, and pottery art depicting the harpies featured beautiful women with wings. Harpies as ugly winged bird-women, are a late development, due to a confusion with the Sirens. Roman and Byzantine writers detailed their ugliness.
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