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Poseidon (Neptune)

Poseidon (Neptune)

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Poseidon (Neptune) Photos

Poseidon's Favorite Pastime
Doing a little naked chariot driving. [Painting by Nicolas Poussin, 1634-1637.]


Poseidon and Sea Horses
This picture is awesome. Admit it. [Painting by Walter Crane, 1893.]


Poseidon and Amphitrite
Yes, I got married in a speedo made from a conch shell. [Painting by Jan Gossaert, 1516.]


Poseidon and Ares
Hanging out with Ares, the god of war. [Painting by Paolo Veronese, 1575-78.]


Poseidon in Stone
Dude, where's my trident? [Roman statue, c. 135 AD.]


Mosaic of Poseidon and Amphitrite
If you've got an extra wall in your house, I highly recommend putting up a mosaic like this. [Roman mosaic in Herculaneum.]


Mosaic of Poseidon and his Sea-Chariot
This mosaic would also be a lovely choice for decorating your home. [Roman mosaic from the 3rd century AD, in Tunisia.]


Poseidon and Amphitrite out for a Drive
I love how when you ride in a sea-chariot pulled by sea-horses, you never have to worry about hitting traffic. [Engraving by Wenzel Hollar, 1600s.]


Poseidon in a Fresco
That woman in the corner looks strangely happy to be resting her arm on a human skull. [Fresco by Domenico Beccafumi, c. 1524-1525.]


Poseidon Fountain
I've been a popular choice for fountains, obviously. [Fountain at Schönbrunn Palace in Vienna, Austria. Photo by Wikipedia user Ivanhoe.]


Poseidon's Facial Hair
Oh, man. No wonder she kept bugging me to trim my beard. [Painting by Jacob de Gheyn II, c. late 1500s or early 1600s.]


Poseidon and the Four Seasons
I hereby declare that… we all go out for cheeseburgers! [Roman mosaic from late 2nd century AD, in Tunisia. Photo by Tony Hisgett, 2004.]


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