Translated from EVROPA SOBERANA


Zephyrus, the progenitor of Eros along with Iris, is described by Alcaeus (VII-VI centuries BCE) as “golden hair Zephyr” (Hymn to Eros, fragment V, 327).

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  1. Hello.

    The image shows Zephyrus with the handsome Prince Hyacinthus, whom the wind god loved (but Jacinto loved Apollo, causing the wrath of Zephyrus, who killed the prince).

    Yes, it’s a male couple.

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