DOPPELGANGERS XXIV

 Judith beheading Holofernes has various depictions. Here are two of manythe first is the one The Mad Mane Machine presumed the most brutal. Coming second is another that appeared in a horror pulp magazine, even though the maiden seems to be doing the severing herepure Victorian era, grandeur done away with.
Artemisia Gentileschi
Mary Byfield (for ‘Penny Dreadful’ magazine The Ghost 1983)

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