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Atalanta

Atalanta

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Atalanta Photos

    Me and Meleager
    One of the only men who ever stood up for me. [Meleager and Atalanta by Jacob Jordeans, 1618]


    Hunting the Boar
    That swine didn't stand a chance against Meleager and me. [The Hunt of Meleagros and Atalante by Peter Paul Rubens, 1616-1620]


    Losing the Race
    Sigh, I never could resist a golden apple. [Illustration from A Book of Myths by Helen Straton, 1915]


    Cheater!
    Hippomenes never would've won without his dirty tricks. ["Atalanta and Hippomenes" by Nicolas Colombel, 1680]


    Slow Poke, Hippomenes
    He runs like a girl. [The Race Between Hippomenes and Atalanta by Noël Hallé, 1762-1765]


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