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The Abduction of Ganymede, 1611


artist-rubens:

The Abduction of Ganymede, 1611, Peter Paul Rubens

Size: 203×203 cm
Medium: oil, canvas

[Ganymedes] was the loveliest born of the race of mortals, and therefore
the gods caught him away to themselves, to be Zeus’ wine-pourer,
for the sake of his beauty, so he might be among the immortals.

— Homer, Iliad, Book XX, lines 233-235.[3]
If you want to read more about this myth please follow this link: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ganymede_(mythology)
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