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  1. The Online Liddell-Scott-Jones Greek-English Lexicon.


  1. Exekias. Dionysus and the Sailors. Attic black-figure kylix, ca. 530 BC. Munich: Staatliche Antikensammlungen. Wikimedia Commons.
  2. Thomas Buchanan Read. Robert Browning. 1853. Location unknown. Wikimedia Commons.
  3. Kano Tsunenobu. Shojo. Ink and watercolour on paper. Wikimedia commons.
  4. Picasso. Photo portrait, [1915].
  5. Frederick Leighton. Helen of Troy. 1865.
  6. Dionysus. [Roman statue of Dionysus on a Hellenistic model]. Munich: Glyptothek.
  7. Dionysus Riding a Leopard. Mosaic. Delos: House of the Masks.


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