Visiting Athena at the Met

I saw the Pergamon Athena today at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. It’s on loan for two years. It’s a powerful piece, truly a living statue. The God is present and the sense of Her presence moved me to tears. Hail Athena. 

pergamon-athena

(copyright 2017 Galina Krasskova.  please do not use without permission)

 

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Posted on January 9, 2017, in hellenic things, Uncategorized and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. That’s truly a beautiful statue. I’m jealous. Hail Athena!

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  2. Even the picture is powerful.

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