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S6.1 ARTEMIS "DIANA OF VERSAILLES"  Museum Collection: Musée du Louvre, Paris, France   Original / Copy: Roman copy of Greek statue attributed to Leochares ca 325 BC. Restorations by Barthélemy Prieur (1602) and Lange (1808).  Style: Late Classical  Date: C1st - 2nd AD   Period: Imperial Roman

S6.1 ARTEMIS "DIANA OF VERSAILLES" Museum Collection: Musée du Louvre, Paris, France Original / Copy: Roman copy of Greek statue attributed to Leochares ca 325 BC. Restorations by Barthélemy Prieur (1602) and Lange (1808). Style: Late Classical Date: C1st - 2nd AD Period: Imperial Roman

Hiram Powers 1805-1873 |The Greek Slave. Brooklyn Museum. Also, in the Smithsonian collection: http://americanart.si.edu/collections/search/artwork/?id=20067

Hiram Powers 1805-1873 |The Greek Slave. Brooklyn Museum. Also, in the Smithsonian collection: http://americanart.si.edu/collections/search/artwork/?id=20067

In Greek religion and mythology, Athena, daugther of Zeus, is the goddess of wisdom, courage, inspiration, civilization, law and justice, just warfare, mathematics, strength, strategy, the arts, crafts, and skill. Athena is also a shrewd companion of heroes and is the goddess of heroic endeavour. She is the virgin patroness of Athens.

In Greek religion and mythology, Athena, daugther of Zeus, is the goddess of wisdom, courage, inspiration, civilization, law and justice, just warfare, mathematics, strength, strategy, the arts, crafts, and skill. Athena is also a shrewd companion of heroes and is the goddess of heroic endeavour. She is the virgin patroness of Athens.

Roman copy of a Hellenistic Greek marble statue of Apollo

Roman copy of a Hellenistic Greek marble statue of Apollo

Le Désespoir | Musée d’Orsay | Jean-Joseph Perraud

Le Désespoir | Musée d’Orsay | Jean-Joseph Perraud

Julius Troschel | Bellerophon and Pegasus -  1840/50

Julius Troschel | Bellerophon and Pegasus - 1840/50

The fantastic ancient Greek sculpture of Apoxiomen ( Croatian Apoxiomenos ) , IV B.C. , from Mali Losinj, Croatia

The fantastic ancient Greek sculpture of Apoxiomen ( Croatian Apoxiomenos ) , IV B.C. , from Mali Losinj, Croatia

Those eyes, wow.

Those eyes, wow.

There was a traffic jam last night at Brighton, Michigan’s millpond. After midnight, passersby were stopped in their tracks by a swan paddling around the pond with a wild rabbit on its back.  Oh, wait--the date on this blogpost is APRIL 1.  But it is a nice idea.

There was a traffic jam last night at Brighton, Michigan’s millpond. After midnight, passersby were stopped in their tracks by a swan paddling around the pond with a wild rabbit on its back. Oh, wait--the date on this blogpost is APRIL 1. But it is a nice idea.

Sunset on The Lake - Nice Photo

Sunset on The Lake - Nice Photo