The Winged Lion, Griffin or Gryphon. A lion with the wings of the eagle, present in the mythologies of many traditions. The king of all beasts, believed to symbolize strength, vigilance, the overcoming of obstacles. It was also often seen as the guardian of treasures.
Hand painted - ink. My entry to the Mythical Creatures T-shirt Design Challenge.
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