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In this Greek myth, we look into The Abduction of Persephone by the god Hades and his brutish actions changed the world as we know it forever. This tale of a “beauty” and a “beast” left an immeasurable impact on the world above, causing the gods of Olympus to intervene. What caused the Prince of Darkness to kidnap the daughter of Zeus and Demeter and make her his bride?


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Hermes Leading Persephone out of the Underworld.
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Rape of Persephone, ca. 1755–90, Etching, Plate: 2 3/4 x 4 5/16 in. (7 x 11 cm), Prints, Gaetano Gandolfi (Italian, San Matteo della Decima 1734–1802 Bologna), The talented painter and fluent draftsman Gandolfi also created reproductive engravings and
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The Rape of Persephone.
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Old engraved illustration of Pluto carrying off Proserpina (Proserpine).
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Persephone Goddess of the Underworld - Ancient Greek
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Persephone and Hades, Greek mythology, wood engraving, published in 1897
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Return of Persephone
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Engraving depicting the Roman God Saturn (Greek Cronus), who devoured all his children save Neptune, Pluto and Jupiter who deposed him
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Helios driving his chariot.
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Pluto and Persephone.
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On the set of 'La Belle et la Bete'
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The Abduction of Proserpina. Artist: Rubens, Pieter Paul (1577-1640)
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Hades, Persephone and Mercury
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The Rape of Proserpina, 1636-1638. Found in the collection of the Museo del Prado, Madrid.
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'The Underworld', c1613-c1644. Artist: Francois de Nome
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Terracotta group of two seated women, perhaps Demeter and her daughter Persephone.
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Tanglewood Tales by Nathaniel Hawthorne
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Bust of Ceres, ca 1512, by Baldassare Peruzzi (1481-1536). (Photo by DeAgostini/Getty Images)
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Hades & Persephone: The Seduction
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Greek civilization, marble bas-relief depicting triad of Eleusinian mysteries: Demeter, Triptolemus and Persephone, from Eleusis, circa 440-430 BC
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The Temple of Demeter, Naxos, Greece. The famous sanctuary of the sacred mysteries of Eleusis as it would have appeared in ancient times. From the book Harmsworth History of the World published 1908.
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