George Gkiokas

George Gkiokas

George Gkiokas
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PROMETHEUS - (Greek mythology) the Titan who stole fire from Olympus and gave it to mankind; Zeus punished him by chaining him to a rock where an eagle gnawed at his liver until Hercules rescued him.

Prometheus Bound, by Scott Eaton. Prometheus was a Titan who is credited with the creation of civilization and the bringer of fire to mankind. As punishment for this, Zues chained Prometheus and set a bird upon him to eat out his intestines.

The Boxer of Quirinal, also known as the Terme Boxer, is a Hellenistic Greek bronze sculpture dated around 330 B.C. of a sitting boxer with caestus, a type of leather hand-wrap.

So-called “Thermae boxer”: athlete resting after a boxing match. Bronze, Greek artwork of the Hellenistic era, centuries BC (the boulder is modern and replicates the ancient one). From the Thermae of Constantine. (was lucky enough to see this in Rome.

Sculpture for the Zhoushan park. Poseidon 'judging' the competition pieces that will be sculpted by local artists.

Sculpture for the Zhoushan park. Poseidon 'judging' the competition pieces that will be sculpted by local artists.