Weekend in Black and White: Hera

A statue of Hera from the “Olympus” exhibition at the Winnipeg Art Gallery:

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Hera, the wife of Zeus was Queen of the Gods and the Goddess of women and marriage. According to the Winnipeg Art Gallery guide “she was known to be argumentative and extremely jealous of her husband’s lovers, taking terrible revenge on his partners and children”.

Linking to the Weekend in Black and White here.

 

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13 thoughts on “Weekend in Black and White: Hera

  1. You photographed this bust very well. The picture is very sharp (details of th hair are good visible) and I also love the contrast between light and shadow.
    Have a fine weekend, Hilde
    Visiting from The weekend in Black and white

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