Niobe and Ilioneus Picture

In the Greek Mythology, Niobe was a queen who had 14 children, seven girls and seven boys. She was so proud of her children that she angered the goddess Latona, who had only two children, the god Appollon and his twinsister Artemis.
To punish her for that, Latona send Apollon and Artemis to kill all the sons of Niobe.
At the funeral, Niobe said that even if all of her sons were dead, she still had more children than Latona. So Apollon and Artemis killed her seven daughters, too.

I drew Niobe and her youngest son Ilonieus on this picture, it's just a little sketch.
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