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Ancient Greek and Roman Myths Notes


Antiope, a Nymph, daughter of the river god Asopus. Incomparably beautiful, she attracted the attention of Zeus, who fall in love and wooed her in the guise of a Satyr. By Zeus Antiope had two sons, Amphion and Zethus.
See: Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres. Jupiter and Antiope.
Jean-Antoine Watteau. Jupiter and Antiope.

Ancient Greek and Roman Myths Index

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