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  • The Embodied Femme Salon

    THE BULL-BAITERS From the painting by John Duncan, A.R.S.A....Apparently Women were trained in the arts of bull dancing along with men...

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    Bull Leaping

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    The Bull-Baiters by John Duncan, 1917, from Myths of Crete and Pre-Hellenic Europe by Donald A. Mackenzie

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Ladies of the Minoan Court by John Duncan, 1917, from Myths of Crete and Pre-Hellenic Europe by Donald A. Mackenzie

Minoan fresco, love this culture, they would jump the bulls- wall is treated with lime and plaster becomes permanent part of surface- earliest were created by minoans in Crete

A Minoan bull statue. The Minoans were a Bronze Age, mercantile society

The Minoan was a Bronze Age civilization that arose on the island of Crete and flourished from approximately the 27th century BCE to the 15th century BCE.

Painting by John William Waterhouse, an English painter known for working in the Pre-Raphaelite style.

Ivory figurine of bull leaper, 1600-1500 B.C., Knossos, Heraklion Archaeological Museum, Crete, 2010