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Lady Mary Killigrew by GENZOMAN Lady Mary Killigrew by GENZOMAN
Damn, i love pirate´s Stories!!! this was a pic I done arround 2 years ago, for Myths & Legends CCG.... is a bit old, lol!... im resting a bit in bed, after the hospital issue... BTW, SFIV is AWESOME!!!!!

Mary Killigrew of Cornwall was wife of Sir John Killigrew during the 16th century. Mary was a 'Lady' under Queen Elizabeth I between 1560 - 1582. During Queen Elizabeth reign, piracy was tolerated by Great Britian since they have been very useful in times of war. The law often looked the other way when it came to thievery during peacetime. Sir John Killigrew was given numerous royal titles since he controlled whole syndicates of pirates around the coast of Great Britian. Such titles include " vice-admiral of Cornwall, England and the royal governor of Pendennis Castle." The Killigrews refrained from stealing from the Queen and her friends so they did not have any trouble with authorities.

Lady Killigrew however took a prize the Queen was not in favor. A German ship was driven into Falmouth by a storm. Lady Killigrew attacked this ship, murdered the entire crew and stole the cargo (which included jewels, silver and currency).

The Queen was so upset, she sentenced the Lady and her two lieutenants to be hanged. The Queen, having made her point, decided to change the Lady's sentence to a long prison term. "The Queen knew that she might eventually want her services again"

I draw this Girl in another pic:
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PSCS/Graphire 2/6 hours/Music: Over The Seas-Alestomr (Great pirate/metal band!!!, rdy to sail!)

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:iconkunorosama:
KunoroSama Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2014
Like A Miss Fortune!
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indyfever Featured By Owner Jul 30, 2013
If you are talking the first Lady (Mary) Killigrew (pirate) is was married to Sir Henry Killigrew.  Sir John Killigrew was married to the second Lady Killigrew (Elizabeth) Killigrew.  Check if you believe I am wrong.  Both were active under Elizabeth I.  Mary was earlier as the years mention belong to Elizabeth.
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elguayomty Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2012
impresionante
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:iconfemelushka:
femelushka Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
coolsome.
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connorlassey Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2012
The Ship Lady K stole from was a Spanish merchant vessel, and it was Elizabeth Killigrew, who was the mother-in-low of Mary. Also Elizabeth was 70. Sooooooooooooo, yeah.
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FiammahGrace Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2012
wow!! I love it!! My compliments, really!!! It is awesome!!
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ikiyia Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2012
Made me think of Miss Fortune of League of Legend and as for every other work...so amazing picture ! ^^
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Mipesuves Featured By Owner Nov 29, 2012
Same here man.
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SapphireStar4eva Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2012
Looks almost exactly like Miss Fortune from League of Legends [the Pirate skin]
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GENZOMAN Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2012
This was done in 06, near 6 years ago and year before LoL :)
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ForTheLoveofSatire Featured By Owner Aug 17, 2011
Neat image, but I hate it when strong, powerful women of history are sexualized and objectified...it takes away from everything...-_-"
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haihailittlebunny Featured By Owner Jul 31, 2011
Beautifull pirate work, once again =D
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shishi-za Featured By Owner May 29, 2011
I think she would have worn pants during that time period -__-.... BUT WHO CARES, RIGHT!?
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Puflwiz Featured By Owner May 10, 2011  Student Digital Artist
This is one of those pictures you kind of have to favorite.
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:iconislanimation:
Islanimation Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2011  Student Filmographer
men, you are the god of colours!!
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surfstorm14 Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2011
I am in serious awe of your amazing talents!! Another great female buccaneer is Jacquotte Delahaye, she was said to be one of the most beautiful and masterful across the caribbean :)
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:iconm-the-copyist:
M-the-copyist Featured By Owner Jan 18, 2011
damn I love this
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homelessfox Featured By Owner Oct 12, 2010
awesome
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:iconshoko-love:
Shoko-love Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2010
I love your work... It makes me crying T.T
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xPoisonLust Featured By Owner Sep 19, 2010
Ohh maann.. Sexy pirate. I adore this pic, totally awesome XD *insta-fave*
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pirate-grrl Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2010
that old saying goes: "women who behave rarely make history." motto for my life. lol:) great job on the pic. i can totally picture her raiding a ship
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SquallLion1 Featured By Owner Jul 22, 2010  Hobbyist Digital Artist
oua!
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AstralMiasma Featured By Owner May 21, 2010
Great composition. I love the wood plank texture.
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MIgerusanTTE Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2010  Professional Digital Artist
Good coloring, pretty curves, I like it
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:icondagoth-jeff:
dagoth-jeff Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2010  Hobbyist Writer
I'd like to swab her poopdeck.
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Nidira Featured By Owner Dec 14, 2009  Hobbyist General Artist
she's so hot....
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:iconabe18:
ABE18 Featured By Owner Oct 23, 2009
awesome pic I really love it it's just amazing!!!!!!!!!!
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Superjustinbros Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Beautiful.
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DyingMano8 Featured By Owner Sep 28, 2009
Don't let she do her magic on me,please!
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pochikun Featured By Owner Sep 19, 2009
lol, =D
pirate lady coming through!!
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:iconkardoz0:
KardoZ0 Featured By Owner Jul 6, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I wouldn't care if she came to pilashe my ship... I would give myself!!!lool
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apeman505 Featured By Owner Jul 2, 2009
Yay! Pirate wenches are hot! :)
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DaniGunz Featured By Owner Jul 1, 2009
Wowwww simple incredible great job.
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Secular Featured By Owner May 28, 2009
Yeah! Alestorm!!!!

Do you know the video game "Age of Pirates : Caribbean Tales"? It's an excellent pirate game, even if it's a bit old now. The next in the series should be released in a couple of weeks/months! [link]
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jahdi Featured By Owner May 18, 2009  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
i absolutly loooo
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agatamare Featured By Owner May 11, 2009
Although I'm a girl...I fell in love with this pic. XD
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tinkudadra Featured By Owner Apr 21, 2009  Professional Photographer
what an imagination
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PennyForTheGuy Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Did you know someone did a fanart of this? Just search Mary Killigrew and it'll be the fourth or third one.
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thebelderiver27 Featured By Owner Apr 6, 2009  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Very good art indeed! Nice nice
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joe-7 Featured By Owner Apr 2, 2009
Wonderful woman pirate!
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twincastX Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2009
hot,sexy and deadly. sweet combination of this fem fetale.
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error-message Featured By Owner Mar 24, 2009
incredibly sexy . . . nice work.
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fonecoco Featured By Owner Mar 24, 2009
A pirat woman is good, but if she is red-haired, it's better!! Thank a lot for this beautiful picture.
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Ajehandra Featured By Owner Mar 23, 2009  Hobbyist General Artist
Yay! A pirat! :D Another great pic!
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Sangiev Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2009
Hey there,
Your wonderful artwork has been featured in the latest edition of Stunning Digital Painting - Special Edition
That's right, special edition, would be great to see you check it out and maybe give it a :+favlove: and maybe a comment :)
Again, congratz and enjoy !

Sangiev,
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T03nemesis Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2009
this is why pirates > ninjas
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frenchfox Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2009
Fascinating of beauty ! :wow:
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deuxia-devonair Featured By Owner Mar 12, 2009  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
ADORO tus colecciones de piratas y leyendas... cada personaje es un agasajo: tienen una anatomia y proporciones envidiables, detalles impresionantes y calidad profesional. :heart: Ojala pudiera estar alla en Monterrey! :D
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Katrileo Featured By Owner Mar 11, 2009  Professional General Artist
Como era la realeza britanica europea de ese tiempo. Está muy bueno el trabajo y espero que la haya pasado bien en Moterrey
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hayakatsu Featured By Owner Mar 9, 2009  Student General Artist
woah!! this one really stands out from the others genzo!! your love for pirates show!!^^ there's just something about this pic that just makes me feel really great. like i just love it! there doesn't have to be a reason. you've done it again genzo... nice!! :thumbsup:
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