Races of the Dionysian Court 1 Picture

This is the first in a group of drawings depicted the various races of the Dionysian/Bacchanalian cult/orgy in both male and female form. The first up her are the maenads. Nymphs who are exclusively devoted to Dionysus/Bacchus and wine. I imagine that they would be almost always young, pretty(effeminate for the males), plae-skinned, raven-haired, grapeds and ivy leaves crowning or growing out their heads, and dressed in garments in shades of green, red, pink, or purple, and occasionally fawn and leopard skins as well. Their diets would consist of grapes, wine, milk, honey, rabbit meat, venison(deer meat), and beef. Their prefered method of transportation besides their own feet, would be deer, panthers, leopards, donkeys, and cattle.
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