The Ara Pacis stood within an enclosure that is elaborately and finely sculpted entirely in Luna marble, and depicts scenes of traditional Roman piety, in which the Emperor and his family were portrayed in the act of offering sacrifices to the gods.
In Greek Mythology Medusa was a monster, a Gorgon, generally described as a winged human female with a hideous face and living venomous snakes in place of hair. Gazers upon her face would turn to stone.
artpoteosis: “ William-Adolphe Bouguereau – Orestes Pursued by the Furies ( The Remorse of Orestes ) Oil on canvas - 227 × 278 cm Location: Chrysler Museum of Art In this dramatic scene from an ancient Greek tragedy, Orestes is.
Brigos Painter Dionysus is playing a lyre, two satyrs are dancing and beating the rhythm with their krotala. Grape vine shoots adorn the scene. Attic red-figured kylix Attributed to Brigos Painter About BC
Clytemnestra kills Cassandra - Athenian red-figure cup BC) via uncg. To the left of Clytemnestra is Apollo's tripod, and to the right of Cassandra is his altar with a laurel tree. Cassandra was a priestess of Apollo at Troy.
Women of Greek tragedies- Clytemnestra. Clytemnestra stars as the disloyal wife of Agamemnon in Aeschylus’ play of the same name. Whilst Agamemnon has been away fighting in the Trojan War, Clytemnestra has ruled over the land of Argos, taken a new.