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'Lysistrata Haranguing the Athenian Women, by Aubrey Beardsley. Follow the link attached to this image and check out a feminist reading of Aristophanes' 'Lysistrata'. Be sure to 'like', share and leave a comment.

What a funny little illustration this is! From a version of Aristophanes’ Lysistrata illustrated by Norman Lindsay, 1925. Check out Lysistrata translated in modern English by Ian Johnston at

From a French translation of Aristophanes’ Lysistrata, by Charles Marie Zévort published in 1898. Illustrated by the Vicomte Gabriel de Roton (a.k.a. “Notor”).