Apollo by the Mediterranean

c. 1980
Acrylic on board
Height: 36in; Width: 24in
Frith: “Apollo with his bough of laurel, and his arrows, as with Homer’s “far-darter” or ekebolos, the pose taken from an Archaic Greek bronze. He is the God of Science and so chief hero of Pangaia, and pursues Science as a way of winning the Pleiad Electra, one of six or seven sisters of knowledge.”

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