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This category is for sightings (real or immortalized in statuary, art, or enactment) of figures, beings or creatures of mythic or epic status.
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Epic Beings and CreaturesThe She-Wolf, Romulus and Remus - Paris, France

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This is a statue of the She-Wolf feeding Romulus and Remus as in the foundation of Rome legend.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 8/19/2015

last visited: 11/13/2017

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Epic Beings and CreaturesHercules and the Hydra - Paris, France

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Known as Hercules by the Romans and as Heracles by the Greeks.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 6/7/2013

last visited: 4/8/2019

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Epic Beings and CreaturesPerseus and Andromeda - Paris, France

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In Greek mythology, Perseus saves his future wife, Andromeda who had been chained to a rock by Poseiden.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: France

date approved: 8/1/2013

last visited: 1/26/2019

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Epic Beings and CreaturesLamassu - Paris, France

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These sculptures are located in the Louvre

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 11/19/2013

last visited: 1/26/2019

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Epic Beings and CreaturesPrometheus - Paris, France

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A Titan, Prometheus defied the gods when he gave fire to humanity.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 1/20/2014

last visited: 1/26/2019

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Epic Beings and CreaturesHercules and Achelous - Paris, France

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This sculpture is located in the Louvre.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 4/21/2014

last visited: 1/26/2019

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Epic Beings and CreaturesOedipus - Paris, France

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This sculpture is located in the Louvre.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 11/24/2014

last visited: 1/26/2019

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Epic Beings and CreaturesHercules and Telephe - Paris, France

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This statue of Hercules and his son is located in the Louvre Museum in Paris.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 5/11/2012

last visited: 1/26/2019

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Epic Beings and CreaturesSatyr - Paris, France

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Satyrs were companions to Pan and Dionysus..often depicted with goat-like features..and playing flutes.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 5/14/2012

last visited: 1/26/2019

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Epic Beings and CreaturesParis - Paris, France

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Paris is the legendary figure who set off the Trojan War by eloping with Helen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 5/24/2012

last visited: 1/26/2019

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Epic Beings and CreaturesAurora - Paris, France

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This sculpture is located in the Louvre.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 2/1/2016

last visited: 1/26/2019

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Epic Beings and CreaturesThrone with Griffins - Paris, France

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These griffins can be found in the Louvre Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 6/4/2013

last visited: 1/26/2019

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Epic Beings and CreaturesCupid and Psyche - Paris, France

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This sculpture of Cupid and Psyche is located in the Louvre Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 6/4/2013

last visited: 7/13/2016

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Epic Beings and CreaturesLe poète chevauchant Pégase - Paris, Ile de France

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[FR] Sculpture se situant Square de l'Opéra-Louis-Jouvet, il est l'oeuvre de Alexandre Falguière. [EN] Sculpture being situated Public garden of Opéra-Louis-Jouvet, it is Alexandre Falguière's work.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tromel

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 11/25/2016

last visited: 2/16/2017

Image for Faune Dansant  -  Paris, Franceview gallery

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Epic Beings and CreaturesFaune Dansant - Paris, France

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This sculpture was inspired by a piece discovered in 1830 at Pompei.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 11/12/2011

last visited: 2/13/2018

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Epic Beings and CreaturesCassandra - Paris, France

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This sculpture is located near the center of the Tulieries Garden.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 10/27/2011

last visited: 9/12/2016

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Epic Beings and CreaturesTheseus slaying the Minotaur- Paris, France

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This sculpture by Ramey is Theseus slaying the Minotaur. It is located in Jardin des Tuileries in Paris, France.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke

location: Centre-Val-de-Loire, France

date approved: 10/23/2011

last visited: 5/9/2018

Image for The Centaur Nessus  -  Paris, Franceview gallery

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Epic Beings and CreaturesThe Centaur Nessus - Paris, France

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Nessus was killed by Hercules...and was also the indirect cause of his Hercules death.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 10/27/2011

last visited: 5/9/2018

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Epic Beings and CreaturesPolyphemus @ Fontaine Medicis - Paris, France

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Polyphemus is the gigantic one-eyed son of Poseidon and Thoosa in Greek mythology, one of the Cyclopes. He´s part of the Fontaine de Medicies decoration.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member manchanegra

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 11/12/2011

last visited: 7/27/2018

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Epic Beings and CreaturesVulcain au Jardin du Luxembourg - Paris, France

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La statue en marbre de Vulcain se trouve autour du bassin octogonal, à droite en faisant face au Sénat, à droite au pied de l’escalier venant de la terrasse. Il s’agit d’une œuvre de Charles Antoine Bridan (1730-1805). Elle mesure 1.95 m.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blackjack65

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 10/10/2018

last visited: never

Image for Calliope au jardin du Luxembourg - Paris, Franceview gallery

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Epic Beings and CreaturesCalliope au jardin du Luxembourg - Paris, France

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Cette statue, Calliope, se trouve autour du bassin octogonal. Elle se situe à droite de l’escalier menant au bassin octogonal en venant de l’entrée Soufflot. Elle est l’œuvre de Fernando Pelliccia (1808-1890).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blackjack65

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 10/10/2018

last visited: never

Image for Prometheus  -  Paris, Franceview gallery

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Epic Beings and CreaturesPrometheus - Paris, France

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This sculpture is located on the small plaza outside the Eglise de St-Germain-des-Prés in Paris.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 11/15/2011

last visited: 2/13/2018

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Epic Beings and CreaturesClémence Isaure - Paris, France

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Clémence Isaure is the imaginary patroness of the Jocs florals (or Floral Games)-- a poetry contest.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 11/13/2011

last visited: 7/27/2018

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Epic Beings and CreaturesMinerve à la Chouette au jardin du Luxembourg - Paris, France

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La statue « Minerve à la Chouette » se trouve dans le jardin du Luxembourg, autour du bassin octogonal, la dernière statue à gauche, vers le Sénat en faisant face au bâtiment.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blackjack65

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 10/10/2018

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesDiane à la Biche au Jardin du Luxembourg - Paris, France

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Cette statue de Diane, déesse de la chasse dans la mythologie romaine, ornait la tête du parterre du Jardin sous le Premier Empire.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blackjack65

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 10/10/2018

last visited: 7/16/2019

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