ENCYCLOPEDIA Hera-Juno, Greco-Roman marble statue C2nd A.D., Musée du Louvre. HERA (Hêra or Hêrê), probably identical with kera, mistress, just as her husband
Definitions. Art historians generally define Ancient Greek art as the art produced in the Greek-speaking world from about 1000 BC to about 100 BC.
Philosophy, Theology: Greek Gods, Goddesses and Greek Myths. Information on the origins of Greek Myths / Mythology, brief description and pictures of Greek Gods
Seven Wonders of the World: preeminent architectural and sculptural achievements of the ancient Mediterranean and Middle East, as listed by various observers. The
Zeus (Jupiter) – Greek God – King of the Gods and men. Zeus was the top god of the pantheon of the Olympians and the supreme god of the ancient Greeks.
The Temple of the Olympian Zeus, also known as the Temple of Zeus Olympios or the Olympieion, was the largest temple in Greece. It took almost seven centuries to
July 9, 2007—The 105-foot-tall (38-meter-tall) “Christ the Redeemer” statue in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, was among the “new seven wonders of the world” announced July
A Statue Worthy of the King of the Gods . The sculptor chosen for this great task was a man named Phidias. He had already rendered a
Zeus was the king of the ancient Greek gods, and the god of the sky, weather, law and order, destiny and fate. He was depicted as a regal, mature man with a sturdy
The Statue of Liberty may be an American treasure as it stands proud in New Yorks harbor but did you know it was originally a gift from French sculptor Auguste Bartholdi?