Bestial: Cerberus Picture

My fascination with bestiaries is not new, but recently I've started drawing creatures with the illustrations of the medieval bestiaries in mind. There are a lot of gorgeous pictures here, and more lovely pictures as well as a ton of background info here.

Behold, the Cerberus! This batch of three (Wendigo, Cerberus, Dark Ladies) are all creatures to do with death.

I've done a Cerberus before here, and I wanted to do a slightly more graceful looking one. Cerberus is the guardian of the Greek and Roman underworld. Like the Wendigo, it enjoys eating meat. Nom nom nom.

I actually really like this one and its weird little back-crest. It's heavily influenced by this amazing illustration.

See my journal for a full list of all creatures.
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