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Unformatted text preview: for? It also most seems to be connected to Heracles to make a tail. If you look in Athena’s other hand, you can see what appears to be a bird, possible a dove? What does that represent? Lastly I noticed the helmet behind Athena, it appears to be very big, is it Athena’s or Hercules? Libation Procession and Funerary Offering to the Dead- First I see the focal point as the spaces were the white background is split with the blue background. Then looking at the people I notice the detail in the people in the picture, they are carrying a variety of thing. I also noticed the men and women are split and they are in front of two different backgrounds. It that symbolic for the split in background with the genders? On the men’s side we see some who appears to be behind the tomb, is this Orestes? Also it is hard not to notice the boards. It is very detailed and with a great amount of designs....
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This note was uploaded on 11/03/2008 for the course SEM 020 taught by Professor Kruse during the Fall '08 term at Saint Marys College of California.
- Fall '08