Rape of Persephone

For the sculpture by Gian Lorenzo Bernini that depicts this subject, see The Rape of Proserpina.
Rape of Persephone
A statue depicting the kidnap of Proserpina (Persephone) by Plouton (Haides).
Grouping Classical mythology
Sub grouping Spirit
Mythology Greek Mythology
Country Greece

The Rape of Persephone is a classical mythological subject in Western art, depicting the abduction of Persephone by Hades.

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