The Pallas-Athene Fountain (Pallas-Athene-Brunnen) created between 1893 and 1902.
She once graced the Acropolis in Athens. She was a gift from citizens who were preparing to settle on the island of Lemnos. She is surrounded by bright figures: naked youths, goddesses in heavily pleated robes, and warriors. Opposite her stands Julius Caesar, coolly surveying the room. He heads a long line of Roman emperors. […]Read Post ›
With the head of Antinous, melancholy made her entry into antique art.