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Marpessa

Apollo fights Idas for Marpessa. Detasil from Athenian red-fgure clay vase about 500-450 BC. Munich. Antikensammlung 2417. Photo. Museum KM 3381In mythology, the wife of Idas, but coveted by Apollo who fights with her husband, an episode shown in art.

Above: Apollo fights Idas for Marpessa. Detasil from Athenian red-fgure clay vase about 500-450 BC. Munich. Antikensammlung 2417. Photo. Museum KM 3381 © Munich. Antikensammlung

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