Apollo And The Nymphs By Karara Mujassme

The well-known sculpture “Apollo and the Nymphs” is the work of one of the greatest sculptors of Baroque era, François Girardon.  Composed of seven figures the sculpture by the French sculptor introduced Apollo in the gardens. The arrangement of several statues unifying to become one was a practice formulated in the Classical Period. Apollo and…

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The Centaurs By Karara Mujassme

  The Centaurs, famed for being half-human and half horse are one of the most famous creatures from the Greek mythology. They were great warriors and were often illustrated with bows and spears. They were ‘free spirits’ with love for life, food, wine, women and sensuality. The battle between centaurs and gods or heroes, “Centauromachy”, was…

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