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The Lure of the Pan Pipes    Object:  Relief    Place of origin:  London, England (made)    Date:  1932 (made)

The Lure of the Pan Pipes

The Lure of the Pan Pipes Object: Relief Place of origin: London, England (made) Date: 1932 (made)

Gruppo di polifemo, sperlonga, ulisse - Sperlonga sculptures - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Sperlonga sculptures - Ulysses from the Polyphemus group, original as reconstructed

Odysseus and Argos

Odysseus is Recognised by His Dog Argos

Roman sculpture ,1st-3rd century BCE  Ulysses stealing away from the cave of Polyphem.  Isabella Steward Gardner Museum  Boston

Roman sculpture century BCE Ulysses stealing away from the cave of Polyphem.

Punishment of Sisyphus. Sandstone. Metope from the temple of Hera at the mouth of the river Sele. Mid-6th century B.C. Paestum, National Archaeological Museum.

Punishment of Sisyphus. Metope from the temple of Hera at the mouth of the river Sele.

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Cerberus or Kerberos, (Greek form: Κέρβερος) in Greek and Roman mythology, is a multi-headed (usually three-headed) dog, or "hellhound" which guards the gates of the Underworld, to prevent those who have crossed the river Styx from ever escaping.

The Faery Folklorist: Thomas the Rhymer, Melrose

There was once a young man named Thomas, who loved nothing more than to wander the beautiful countryside surrounding his home town of Erc.

Hephaestus - the Greek god of technology, blacksmiths, craftsmen, artisans, sculptors, metals, metallurgy, fire and volcanoes- Leos dad!

The god of fire and metalworking. He was born disfigured, and his parentals through him out of Olympus, which was quite shameful, if you ask me. He was in an arranged marriage to Aphrodite. She wasn't too keen about all the soot. What a priss.

The mythological she-wolf with Romulus and Remus. Images of the she-wolf can be found all over Siena, Italy.

The classic symbol of Rome: twins Romulus and Remus with the she-wolf that saved them.

The Minotaur was the guardian of the labyrinth at Knossos but was finally killed by Theseus. (Photo of a marble Minotaur, taken by Mark Cartwright at the National Archaeological Museum, Athens.) -- Ancient History Encyclopedia/Ancient History Et Cetera

10 Creatures From Greek Mythology

In Greek mythology, the Minotaur was a monster with the body of a man and the head and tail of a bull. The Minotaur was the offspring of the Cretan.

Ulysses blinding Polyphemus, Sperlonga, Italy. www.italianways.com/ulysses-blinding-polyphemus-the-odyssey-in-sperlonga/

Head of Ulysses from the statue group depicting the blinding of the cyclops Polyphemus at Sperlonga, National Archaeological Museum of Sperlonga, cent.

Art Deco opalescent glass statute signed on the base Etling France.

A beautifully coloured Art Deco opalescent glass statuette of a semi-clad girl. Signed on base ETLING FRANCE.

Antique Clocks, Art Deco Art, Father Time, Dog Art, Art Nouveau, Greyhounds, Modernism, Rage, Amazing Things

Fortuna di Tomis

Psicologia della fortuna

The Faery Folklorist: Tam Lin, Carterhaugh

"O I forbid ye, maidens a', That wear gold on your hair, To come or gae by Carterhaugh, For young Tam Lin is there." In a beautiful mossy .

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