Cerebus Picture

Evolution of an idea. Original sketch of beast with one, this made me think the assorted creatures from those old skool Ray Harryhausen movies. As it looked quite dog like I thought of Cerebus from Greek Mythology. I did a second sketch with a second head and a reptilian tail(s).

On further research I discovered my memory had failed me and Cerebus was commonly referred to as having three heads and a serpents tail. I ran with the serpents tail bit and replaced the whole lower body lower body with one (making it for a very Medusa like Cerebus). In the final sketch Cerebus is lurching across the River Styx with the entrance to Hades suggested behind.

Might bite the bullet and try for a more finished piece at some point.
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