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Creon Photos

I Was Meant for the Stage
Check out this awesome costume that Coco Chanel designed for a version of my character in Antigone. [Photo studio in Brussels, design by Coco Chanel, 1927]

My Melodramatic Brother-In-Law
I know Oedipus was upset when he found out about everything, but did he really have to gouge out his eyes? Does he know how long it takes to get blood off of marble? [Blind Oedipus Commending His Children to the Gods by Bénigne Gagneraux, 1784]

Oedipus Had to Go
That plague was awful! Just check out how ticked off the people were. [Oedipus and Antigone by Charles Jalabert, 1842]

Antigone Was a Criminal
Look at her! Caught in paint, blatantly breaking my laws. [Antigone in front of the dead Polynices by Nikiphoros Lytras, 1865]

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