Helios - Blue Angel Publishing - Gods & Titans Oracle - Stacey Demarco - Illustrations by Jimmy Manton
Apollo is the Greek god of the sun, light, healing, music, poetry, archery, reason and prophecy. He is the twin brother of the goddess Artemis. He is depicted as the god who drives the sun around in his chariot, a job he received when the original sun god, Helios, faded due to him being downsized by the Romans. He and his sister, Artemis, are known as the Twin Archers. Apollo is portrayed by Dimitri Lekkos in The Lightning Thief. When Leto was pregnant, Hera was furious with Zeus...
Helios and Phaeton with Saturn and the Four Seasons by Nicolas Poussin
Apollo Pulling the Sun | the quadriga was a four horse chariot first driven by the titan god ...
Polidoro da Caravaggio - Bacchus
Dionysus on a Donkey 2nd century - Roman
Closeup of Dionysos with a Personification of the Vine Roman 150-200 CE possibly based on 2nd century BCE Greek original La Storta, Italy British Museum