greek mythology aesthetics → achilles “Sing, goddess, of Achilles’ ruinous anger Which brought ten thousand pains to the Achaeans, And cast the souls of many stalwart heroes To Hades, and their bodies to the dogs And birds of prey.
Priestess of Delphi by John Collier. The Pythia, commonly known as the Oracle of Delphi, was the priestess at the Temple of Apollo at Delphi. The Pythia was widely credited for her prophecies inspired by Apollo.
Polyphemus: gigantic one-eyed son of Poseidon and Thoosa in Greek mythology, one of the Cyclopes. His name means "much spoken of" or "famous". Telemus warned the Cyclops Polyphemus that the giant would lose his sight to a man named Odysseus.
The Lament for Icarus -Herbert James Draper 1898 -Located: Tate Britain, London This painting shows the now dead Icarus surrounded by nymphs as the lament his death. Here Icarus is portrayed with massive wings which are both fully intact.
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According to Greek mythology, Pandora was the first woman, created by Hephaestus on the request of God Zeus. She received special gifts from many Greek gods and goddesses, like beauty, and intelligence.
In Greek mythology, the Chimera (Greek Χίμαιρα (Chímaira); Latin Chimaera) was a monstrous creature of Lycia in Asia Minor, composed of the parts of multiple animals. The Chimera was one of the offspring of Typhon and Echidna and a sibling of such monster