Fresco from Akrotiri, the "Minoan Pompeii" in Santorini.  Covered by lava around 1450 BC, amazingly preserved.  Must see.

miamou: Minoan Sea Daffodils Late Bronze age painted some time before 1630 BC Akrotiri, Thera Via Franswazz

One thing I like about the Minoans is that their art shows them to be a happy, vibrant people. If I could go back in time, I'd want to visit that civilization - and I'd love to see the sport of bull-leaping. - - - Minoan fresco. - what a beautiful, tender, image.

One thing I like about the Minoans is that their art shows them to be a happy, vibrant people. If I could go back in time, I'd want to visit that civilization - Minoan fresco.

Minoan Fresco in Knossos, Crete

""Minoan goddess picking saffron crocus flower"" this is because they were used to cure menstrual cramps, which were tied to the moon cycles and snake shedding, all symbols of the cosmic cycles in their religion.

The Four Seasons (detail) 1969 by Yannis Tsarouchis

The Four Seasons (detail) 1969 by Yannis Tsarouchis (Greek painter

Moralis Giannis (1916-2009) Μόραλης Γιάννης (1916 - 2009) Μορφή, 1951

Yannis Moralis / Γιάννης Μόραλης is an outstanding figure in Modern Greek painting. He became a professor at the School of Fine Arts at a very early age and for years taught the younger generations of Greek painters.

Greek folk artist Themis  Tsironis , living in Athens. This pic Fisherman and Mermaid oil on wood 1978

Greek folk artist Themis Tsironis - last i heard living in Athens. This pic Fisherman and Mermaid oil on wood 1978

Τροφώνιο Ωδείο "Τέχνες και Πολιτισμός": Αλέκος Φασιανός, ο "μεσογειακός ζωγράφος"

Τροφώνιο Ωδείο "Τέχνες και Πολιτισμός": Αλέκος Φασιανός, ο "μεσογειακός ζωγράφος"

Ράλλης Θεόδωρος – Rallis Theodoros [1852-1909), Thinking...

Ράλλης Θεόδωρος – Rallis Theodoros [1852-1909]

View A pensive moment by Théodore Jacques Ralli on artnet. Browse upcoming and past auction lots by Théodore Jacques Ralli.

Δημοτική Πινακοθήκη Αθηνών – Municipal Art Gallery of Athens .Κανέλλης Ορέστης-Κορίτσι, Girl

Δημοτική Πινακοθήκη Αθηνών – Municipal Art Gallery of Athens

Δημοτική Πινακοθήκη Αθηνών – Municipal Art Gallery of Athens .Κανέλλης Ορέστης-Κορίτσι, Girl

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