The Head of Minos



The Head of Minos

Image is a study of a large antique statue representing the head of the                  Greek King Minos His head is in a frontal position filling almost the entire frame                  his eyes are looking straight ahead He is wearing a headpiece that has three                  distinct rings In the extreme foreground there is a suggestion of translucent                  material covering his mouth and chin This material comprises a 1 3rd of the image                  The image is vertically displayed





MLA citation: Nettleship, J. T. [John Trivett]. "The Head of Minos." The Yellow Book 1 (Apr. 1894): 187. The Yellow Nineties Online. Ed. Dennis Denisoff and Lorraine Janzen Kooistra. Ryerson University, 2010. Web. [Date of access]. http://www.1890s.ca/HTML.aspx?s=YB1_nettleship_minos.html