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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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Image for Artémis dite "Diane de Gabies" - Eu, Franceview gallery

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Epic Beings and CreaturesArtémis dite "Diane de Gabies" - Eu, France

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[EN] The Diane de Gabies is a draped woman statue probably representing the goddess Artemis, who is traditionally attached to the sculptor Praxiteles. [FR]La Diane de Gabies est une statue de femme drapée représentant probablement la déesse Artémis, qui est traditionnellement rattachée au sculpteur Praxitèle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 4/4/2018

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesArtémis à la Biche - Eu, France

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[EN] Greek statue from the end of the 4th century BC J. - C. representing the goddess Artemis in march, the hand placed on the woods of a small modern deer. [FR]Statue grecque de la fin du IVe siècle av. J.-C. représentant la déesse Artémis en marche, la main posée sur les bois d'un petit cerf moderne.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 4/4/2018

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesApollon du Belvédère - Eu, France

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[EN] The Statue depicts the god Apollo marching, holding in his hand what was probably a bow. [FR] La Statue représente le dieu Apollon en marche, tenant à la main ce qui était probablement un arc.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 4/4/2018

last visited: never

Image for Zeus, Promethus and Pegasus - Bruges, Belgiumview gallery

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Epic Beings and CreaturesZeus, Promethus and Pegasus - Bruges, Belgium

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This quirky sculpture combines elements of Greek Mythology, Bruges mythology and a famous Bruges tourist attraction.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

date approved: 9/24/2012

last visited: 11/27/2017

Image for Mermaid in ‘t Zand Square Fountain  – Bruges, Belgiumview gallery

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Epic Beings and CreaturesMermaid in ‘t Zand Square Fountain – Bruges, Belgium

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This mermaid form one of four groups of figurative sculptures surrounding a large fountain in the middle of the square.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

date approved: 10/5/2012

last visited: 2/28/2014

Image for Icarus  -  Paris, Franceview gallery

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Epic Beings and CreaturesIcarus - Paris, France

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Icarus...tried to escape Crete with wings crafted with feathers and wax...but, he failed because he flew too close to the Sun.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 11/23/2011

last visited: 5/14/2018

Image for Le poète chevauchant Pégase - Paris, Ile de Franceview gallery

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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 Concorde Fountains Mermaids and Mermen  -  Paris, Franceview gallery

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Epic Beings and CreaturesConcorde Fountains Mermaids and Mermen - Paris, France

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These beautiful fountains are located in the Plaza which during the French Revolution witnesses thousands of death by the guillotine.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 12/7/2011

last visited: 11/5/2019

Image for Amazons at Rest -  Paris, Franceview gallery

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Epic Beings and CreaturesAmazons at Rest - Paris, France

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This sculpture is located to the right of the entrance to the Petit Palais.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 11/20/2011

last visited: 7/24/2018

Image for Pegasus  -  Paris, Franceview gallery

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Epic Beings and CreaturesPegasus - Paris, France

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Zeus ordered Pegasus to get thunder and lightning from Mount Olympus.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 12/2/2011

last visited: 11/5/2019

Image for Romulus & Remus  -  Paris, Franceview gallery

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Epic Beings and CreaturesRomulus & Remus - Paris, France

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This 1690 sculpture is located in the Tuileries Gardens in Paris.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 12/5/2011

last visited: 12/27/2017

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Epic Beings and CreaturesPegasus - Paris, France

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This sculpture is located near one of the entrances to the Tuileries Garden in Paris...and near another sculpture featuring Pegasus.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 12/6/2011

last visited: 11/5/2019

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

Image for Theseus slaying the Minotaur- Paris, Franceview gallery

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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 Cassandra  -  Paris, Franceview gallery

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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

Image for Hercules and the Hydra -  Paris, Franceview gallery

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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

Image for Perseus and Andromeda  -  Paris, Franceview gallery

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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

Image for Lamassu  -  Paris, Franceview gallery

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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

Image for Prometheus  -  Paris, Franceview gallery

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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

Image for Hercules and Achelous  -  Paris, Franceview gallery

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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

Image for Oedipus  -  Paris, Franceview gallery

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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

Image for Aurora - Paris, Franceview gallery

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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

Image for Hercules and Telephe  -  Paris, Franceview gallery

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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

Image for Satyr  -  Paris, Franceview gallery

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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

Image for Paris  -  Paris, Franceview gallery

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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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