Phrixus and Helle, Mural from Pompeii

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Babeth Étiève-Cartwright
by Carole Raddato
published on 18 April 2024
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Fresco portraying Phrixus and Helle trying to escape their bitter stepmother by crossing the sea between Europe and Asia on a flying golden ram. Phrixus and Helle, wall painting from Pompeii, 1st century CE (54 cm x 48 cm, Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, Naples).

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