RACKHAM (ARTHUR) The Arthur Rackham Fairy Book, NUMBER 15 OF 460 COPIES SIGNED BY THE ARTIST, 1933; Arthur Rackham's Book of Pictures, LIMITED TO 1,030 COPIES SIGNED BY THE ARTIST, 1913

129
11
1

Athene receives the head of Medousa from Perseus. The hero is depicted as a young man, wearing the winged boots of Hermes and the cap of darkness on his head. Athene holds the Gorgoneion (Gorgon head) by its snaky locks, its image reflecting in the mirror of the shield. ca 400 - 385 BC

30
3

len-yan:Magdalena Pagowskaperseuslessons in drowningsaturnusintroduced speciesnight dusthopedark side of the moonorion’s beltthank you~

7
3

Perseus and Medusa by Benvenuto Cellini, medusa was beheaded so I am going to try and incorporate this aspect of the story into my character

31
10

Ray Stevenson as Hephaestus, crippled god of fire, metalworking, and crafts. The son of Hera by parthenogenesis, he is the smith of the gods and the husband of the adulterous Aphrodite. He was usually depicted as a bearded man with hammer, tongs and anvil—the tools of a smith—and sometimes riding a donkey.

6
2

Edward Burne-Jones, The Perseus Series: Perseus and the Sea Nymphs (The Armament of Perseus), 1877. Gouache on paper, 152.8 x 126.4 cm. Southampton City Art Gallery, Southampton.

1

Perseus, son of Danae (daughter of the King of Argos) is famed in Greek mythology for defeating (beheading Medusa) and freeing Andromeda from a sea monster or Titan released by the god Poseidon. Sure I just saw this in the V!!

50
3
Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas