Mythology in Art

Carroll, Colleen
November 2012
Arts & Activities;Nov2012, Vol. 152 Issue 3, p22
The article offers information on the presence of mythology in art. Particular focus is given to the legend of the griffin, a combination of a lion and an eagle, which is present in Greek mythology, Roman mythology and the "Harry Potter" series of books by the author J.K. Rowling. The 17th century engraving titled "A Griffin," by Wenzel Hollar is also noted.


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