ClassicalGreekArt,Literature,History,MythsandLegendsandthemanytraditionsofAncientGreecehavealways fascinatedmeandhaveinspiredthesefigurativesculptures.AncientGreekvases,especiallythewonderful collectionintheBritishMuseuminLondon,givegreatenjoymentandsuggestendlessopportunitiesforcreativity. TheydepictfabulousstoriesofGods,heroesandmanycharactersandtheadventurestheyundergoexploring universal themes just as relevant today.
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Ganymede 58cm £265
Homer described Ganymede as the most beautiful of mortals. Zeus, in the form of an eagle, abducted him. He was given immortality and made cup-bearer to the Gods.
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GREEK MYTHOLOGY FIGURES SOLD
Aphrodite 4 58cm £265
Aphrodite was the Goddess of Love, Beauty, Fertility and Desire. She was born from the foam off the coast of Paphos and was the mother of Eros, God of Love.
Erato 2 58cm £265
Zeus and Mnemosyne slept together for nine consecutive nights, creating the nine Muses who embody the Arts and inspire creativity. Artists, poets, dancers, writers etc. all have muses and receive their inspiration from them. Erato was the Muse of Love Poetry