TRISTAN AND ISOLDE = HIEROSGAMOS

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In James Franco’s self-portrait of TRISTAN AND ISOLDE,

the hierosgamos symbol of the hexagram (Seal of Solomon) unites the pair of opposites,

These legendary lovers represent the religious icon at the dawn of civilization:

 the sacred marriage of anima and animus.

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