Perseus-Cycle: Perseus and the Sea Nymphs
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This picture depicts sea nymphs bestowing upon Perseus a helmet which renders him invisible, the winged sandals of Hermes, and a goatskin pouch to carry the head of the Medusa.

After killing the Medusa, Perseus displayed the head to Andromeda. This scene is depicted in Burne-Jones' painting

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  • Owner/Location: Southampton City Art Gallery  (United Kingdom - Southampton)
    Dates: 1877
    Artist age:Approximately 44 years old.
    Dimensions: Unknown
    Medium: Painting - oil on canvas
    Entered by: Member chris_mccormick on 05 November 2001.
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