Tiger & Dragon by Pale Horse Draws Inspiration from Folklore
Pale Horse first uncovered the tale that would inspire Tiger & Dragon during a visit to Zhangzhou, China, where he witnessed locals pitting the two animals against one another in something akin to cockfights.
The Tiger & Dragon illustration, which features a cat locked in combat with a snake, is supposed to symbolically represent the mythic, and I can only assume epic, battles between dragons and tigers. I think the battle between these two creatures is interesting enough without the symbolism. My money's on the king cobra.
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