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Artemis -- I love greek mythology and Artemis is wonderful!  www.iridaresort.gr

Artemis - Wonderful resource, links and pictures. Artemis - A good overall view of the goddess with comparisons to other religions.

Artemis statue in Selcuk Museum, Ephesus, Turkey. Upis, Great Goddess of Lydia,   better known as Artemis Ephesia    Her temple at Ephesos in western Asia Minor was one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient Mediterranean, with a colossal statue of the goddess some 40 feet high and 127 columns, all 60 feet tall.

Artemis statue in Selcuk Museum, Ephesus, Turkey. Her temple at Ephesus in Lydia was one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world, with a colossal statue of the goddess some 40 feet high

Numerous statues survive of a Black Artemis , like this Roman copy of the original Ephesian goddess in the Musei Capitolini. Late copies also adopt the mural (city walls) crown popular in the Hellenistic period. It was originally an attribute of Syrian Tyche, goddess of Fortune.

Black Artemis statue - Roman copy of the original Ephesian Artemis goddess statue - at the Museum Capitolini, Rome

Artemis the Huntress holding two animals, Francois Vase, 6th century BC, Louvre.

Detail of Artemis from the Francois Vase (ca. 570 - 560 BC), here depicted as the Potnia Theron (Lady of the Beasts). The goddess is winged and grasps a panther (or lioness) and stag by the neck.

Numerous statues survive of a Black Artemis , like this Roman copy of the original Ephesian goddess in the Musei Capitolini. Late copies also adopt the mural (city walls) crown popular in the Hellenistic period. It was originally an attribute of Syrian Tyche, goddess of Fortune.

Black Artemis statue - Roman copy of the original Ephesian Artemis goddess statue - at the Museum Capitolini, Rome

A beautiful image of the ancient Greek goddess, Artemis painted by French artist, Jules Joseph Lefebvre. The painting is entitled by her Roman counterpart, Diane Chasseresse ("Diana Huntress").  This wonderful work of art was completed in 1879 and is on display at the Dahesh Museum of Art in New York City.

A beautiful image of the ancient Greek goddess, Artemis painted by French art.

Artemis statue in Selcuk Museum, Ephesus, Turkey. Upis, Great Goddess of Lydia,   better known as Artemis Ephesia    Her temple at Ephesos in western Asia Minor was one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient Mediterranean, with a colossal statue of the goddess some 40 feet high and 127 columns, all 60 feet tall.

Artemis statue in Selcuk Museum, Ephesus, Turkey. Her temple at Ephesus in Lydia was one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world, with a colossal statue of the goddess some 40 feet high