Zeus - Father of Gods and Men, he is the god of sky and thunder, justice and order. His symbols are the thunderbolt, eagle, bull, and oak. (Roman equivalent - Jupiter)

◦Sculpture and art inspired by ancient greek and ancient roman culture & mythology ◦Classical architecture and.

Marble relief of Leda and the Swan, grasping back of her neck with beak. Roman Period Argos 50-100 AD Source: British Museum

Marble relief of Leda and the Swan, grasping back of her neck with beak. Roman Period Argos AD Source: British Museum, just how much art has England stolen from other countries ?

Which Greek God Or Goddess Are You?

Which Greek God Or Goddess Are You?

Hera, queen of the Greek gods. Hera was Zeus' wife and sister, and was raised by the Titans Oceanus and Tethys. She was the supreme goddess, patron of marriage and childbirth, having a special interest in protecting married women.

Neptune (Latin: Neptūnus)  -   the Roman god of water, the sea,  and religion. He is the counterpart of the Greek god Poseidon. In the Greek-influenced tradition, Neptune was the brother of Jupiter and Pluto, each of them presiding over one of the three realms of Heaven, Earth and the Netherigions

Neptune (Latin: Neptūnus) was the Roman god of water and the sea. In the Greek-influenced tradition, Neptune was the brother of Jupiter and Pluto, each of them presiding over one of the three realms of Heaven, Earth and the Netherigions

Greek God Dionysus |   Dionysus was the son of Zeus and Semele. Dionysus, also called Bacchus (from bacca, berry), was the god of wine, and the personification of the blessings of Nature in general.  The worship of this divinity, which is supposed to have been introduced into Greece from Asia (in all probability from India), first took root in Thrace, whence it gradually spread into other parts of Greece.

Dionysus son of Zeus and mortal women Semele. God of fertility and wine, later patron of arts. One hand bringing joy and divine ecstasy. On the other brutal, unthinking rage. Thus, reflecting both sides of wine natures.

Hephaestus - was the Greek god of blacksmiths, craftsmen, artisans, sculptors, metals, metallurgy, fire and volcanoes. As a smithing god, Hephaestus made all the weapons of the gods in Olympus.

Paintings of Classical Mythology and a brief introduction to Greek & Roman, Mythology featuring contemporary Illustrations by Howard David Johnson

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