ic: Muse with kithara, detail of lid of Paestan red-figure pottery. Photograph by Maria Daniels, courtesy of the Musée du Louvre, January 1992.

The Muses in Ancient Greece

February 27, 2020

The Muses' development in Greek mythology followed the same overall path as the other gods. Thanks in part to poets, Greek culture and social order revolved around mousikaē ("the art of the Muse").

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