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Please create a new list with a new name; move some items to a new or existing list; or delete some items. Other depictions surviving from antiquity include a 2nd-century papyrus illustration possibly of the tale, [77] and a ceiling fresco at Trier executed during the reign of Constantine I.

You may send this item to up to five recipients. Reviews User-contributed reviews Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers. In that case, the chests yy created for the wedding of Lorenzo de’ MediciPiero’s son, and Clarice Orsini.

Psique reanimada por el beso del amor

But when the light instead reveals the most beautiful creature she has ever seen, she is so startled that she wounds herself on one of the arrows in Cupid’s cast-aside quiver. Psyche by Bertel Thorvaldsen d.

Venus tears her clothes and bashes her head into the ground, and mocks her for conceiving a child in a sham marriage. Works of art proliferated after the rediscovery of Apuleius’s text, in conjunction with the influence of classical sculpture. Don’t have an account? Your rating has been recorded. Apuley create these tableauxcostumed performers “froze” in poses before a background copied meticulously from the original and enlarged eors a giant picture frame.


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Jupiter himself takes pity on her, and sends his eagle to battle the dragons and retrieve the water for her. Please verify that you are not a robot. In the course of her wanderings, Psyche comes upon a temple of Ceresand inside finds a disorder of grain offerings, garlands, and agricultural implements.

Cupid is sent to shoot Psyche with an arrow so that she may fall in love with something apulleyo.

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Home About Help Search. Her father suspects that they have incurred the wrath of the gods, and consults the oracle of Apollo. When he finds Psyche, he draws the sleep from her face and replaces it in the box, then pricks her eroe an arrow that does no harm. Transformed into a donkey by magic gone wrong, Lucius undergoes various trials and adventures, and finally regains human form by eating roses sacred to Isis.

Selected Apulleyo in Roman Religion Brill,pp. The story has been retold in poetry, drama, and opera, and psiquue widely in painting, sculpture, and even wallpaper. James Hillman made the story the basis for his critique of scientific psychology, The Myth of Analysis: However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

Motifs from Apuleius occur in several fairy tales, including Cinderella and Rumpelstiltskinin versions collected by folklorists trained in the classical tradition, such as Charles Perrault and the Grimm brothers.

Like Cinderella, Psyche has two envious sisters who compete with her for the most desirable male.

Johnson made use of the story in his book She: Another peak of interest in Cupid and Psyche occurred in the Paris of the late s and early s, reflected in a proliferation of opera, ballet, Salon artdeluxe book editions, interior decoration such as clocks and wall paneling, and even hairstyles. The wedding banquet was a favored theme for Renaissance art. The abduction of Psyche by William-Adolphe Bouguereau. The work has been seen as an “emotional proxy” for the artist’s own isolation and desperation during his imprisonment, which resulted from his participation in the French Revolution and association with Robespierre.


Schmeling Barkhuis,eos. Liberthe Roman god of wine, serves the rest of the company. He flees, and though she tries to pursue, he flies away and leaves her on the bank of a river.

Cupid and Psyche

Although the tale resists explication as a strict allegory of a particular Platonic argument, Apuleius drew generally on imagery such as the laborious ascent of the winged soul Phaedrus and the union with the divine achieved by Soul through ers agency of the daimon Love Symposium b. Psyche’s family longs for news of her, and after much cajoling, Cupid, still unknown to his bride, permits Zephyr to carry her sisters up for a visit.

It was known to Latin writers such as Augustine of HippoMacrobiusSidonius ApollinarisMartianus Capella, and Fulgentius, but toward the end of the 6th century lapsed apupeyo obscurity and survived what was formerly known as the ” Dark Ages ” through perhaps a single manuscript.

Other scholars hold the same aapuleyo, but is perhaps the more widely accepted date. The story of Cupid and Psyche was readily allegorized.