Cleopatra Picture

Here is a sketch card of Cleopatra that I drew for the LEGENDS & LORE card set. Sketch card measures 2.5" x 3.5".

This is one of my Artist Return Cards from the Legends & Lore Card Set.

Cleopatra VII - was a Hellenistic ruler of Egypt, originally sharing power with her father Ptolemy XII and later with her brothers/husbands Ptolemy XIII and Ptolemy XIV; eventually gaining sole rule of Egypt. As Pharaoh, she consummated a liaison with Gaius Julius Caesar that solidified her grip on the throne. She bore a son for Caesar. After Caesar's assassination, she aligned with Mark Antony, with whom she produced a set of twins and a son. Cleopatra had four children in all, her already mentioned first child, Julius Caesar, and three by Mark Antony (the twins, Cleopatra Selene II and Alexander Helios, and a son Ptolemy Philadelphus).
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