C1690

Euterpe

Artist:

Henri Bonnart (1642 - 1711)

Euterpe in Greek mythology, was one of the Muses, the daughters of Mnemosyne, fathered by Zeus. Called the &quotGiver of Pleasure&quot, when later poets assigned roles to each of the Muses, she was the muse of music. In late Classical … Read Full Description

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Full Title:

Euterpe

Date:

C1690

Artist:

Henri Bonnart (1642 - 1711)

Condition:

In good condition.

Technique:

Image Size: 

200mm 
x 290mm

Frame Size: 

400mm 
x 490mm
AUTHENTICITY
Euterpe - Antique Print from 1690

Genuine antique
dated:

1690

Description:

Euterpe in Greek mythology, was one of the Muses, the daughters of Mnemosyne, fathered by Zeus. Called the &quotGiver of Pleasure&quot, when later poets assigned roles to each of the Muses, she was the muse of music. In late Classical times she was named muse of lyric poetry and depicted holding a flute. A few say she invented the aulos or double-flute, though most mythographers credit Marsyas with its invention. The river Strymon impregnated Euterpe her son Rhesus led a band of Thracians and was killed by Diomedes at Troy, according to Homer’s Iliad. Her name is from Greek eu (good, well) and ����-�� (to please

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