Calliope by 44NATHAN on DeviantArt
Calliope The muse of epic poetry, daughter of Zeus and Mnemosyne. marble 1763 AUGUSTIN PAJOU French 1730-1809 National Gallery of Art The National Mall,... Calliope
Why are Greek statues always NAKED?
Greeks considered being naked as a heroic state, hence why all athletes competed nude, but to be aroused was seen as a sign of weakness, hence why all Greek heroes have small genitals.
Six Ancient Greek Sculptures Everyone Should Know | DailyArt Magazine
Topic: Greek Sculpture; Hermes of Praxiteles, this was made in honor of the greek God, Hermes. On the sculpture, he is carrying a character in Greek Mythology, the infant Dionysus. It is one of the original ancient masterpieces of the great Greek sculptor Praxiteles.
Roman Emperor Commodus at New York Metropolitan Museum of Art - Greek Roman Collection
Roman Emperor Commodus at New York Metropolitan Museum of Art - Greek Roman Collection | Flickr - Photo Sharing!