[ by Charles Cameron — DoubleTweet — the self-reference and enantiodromia of the hunt ]
When the Hunter Becomes the Prey
Now in the Bodleian pic.twitter.com/UAGRBlRwtS
— William Dalrymple (@DalrympleWill) July 30, 2017
This clever illustration of the hunter(s) hunted.. reminded me inevitably of the hunter Actaeon, who saw the goddess Artemis / Diana naked, bathing in a pool. She turned him into a stag, and his own hounds then tore him to pieces..
— Emily Steiner (@PiersatPenn) July 31, 2017
These two tweets, one following fairly closely on the other though from different sources, just about made my day!