Hercules and the Hydra
Hercules and the Hydra, Antonio Pollaiuolo (1431-1498 CE). This painting, which represents one of the Twelve Labors...
Hercules Fighting Death to Save Alcestis
Hercules Fighting Death to Save Alcestis by Frederic, Lord Leighton, 1869-71 CE.
Hercules Fighting the Centaur Nessos
A statue by Giambologna depicting Hercules fighting the centaur Nessos following the latter's attack on Hercules' wife Deianeira...
Hercules Seated, Aphaia
Hercules (Heracles) Seated, Greek, archaic 485-480 BCE, from Aphaia temple, original from Glyptothek (Müchen), cast...
Hermes (Roman name: Mercury) was the ancient Greek god of trade, wealth, luck, fertility, animal husbandry, sleep, language...
Hermes, Hadrian´s villa at Tivoli, 2nd century CE, marble. Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek (Copenhagen, Denmark). Made with Memento...
Hermes: King of Thieves | Mythology w/ Dael Kingsmill
Dael tells the story of the birth of Hermes, rightly named as the god of thieves, featuring bovine booties, the Declaration...
Hesiod (c. 700 BCE) in conjunction with Homer, is one of those almost legendary early Greek Epic poets. His works are...
Hesiod on the Birth of the Gods
The Greek poet Hesiod (c. 700 BCE) is most famous for his works Theogony and Works and Days. In this passage from Theogony...
Homer (c. 750 BCE) is perhaps the greatest of all epic poets and his legendary status was well established by the time...