Godlike Paris Picture

This is a silly birthday gift for ~Arbetta, because she's awesome, and we both love Greek mythology and silly things. Happy birthday, Arbe!

Paris Alexandros is pretty awesome too. Here's his role in the Iliad, summarized.

I wanted to give him Mycenaean-age armour for the sake of realism, but it turns out Mycenaean-age armour was butt-ugly and not very Trojan-looking (after all, reality is unrealistic). So, I gave him outrageously anachronistic hoplite armour. And a Phrygian cap, of course.

On the background, and completely unable to capture Paris's attention, Diomedes does his thing (Icarius, by Arthur Fitger).
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