Sphinx Picture

This image is for a science fantasy project I'm working on with the premise that the "monsters" of classical world mythology are actually synthetic organisms left over from a vanished prehuman civilization, or perhaps a technological human culture lost to history. This being is actually a human heavily modified for interstellar travel. I pictured her returning to Earth after a failed colonization attempt to find her civilization long vanished. She patrols the abandoned ruins of an ancient city in North Africa, giving rise to the myth of the Sphinx.
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