Pegasus is the brother of Chrysaor and the uncle of Geryon. Ten years later, this vision is coming to pass. In Greek the word 'history' is derived from kleos, meaning heroic acts. Pegasus (Greek: Πήγασος, Pḗgasos; Latin: Pegasus, Pegasos) is a mythical winged divine horse, and one of the most recognized creatures in Greek mythology.Usually depicted as pure white, Pegasus is the offspring of the Olympian god Poseidon.He was foaled by the Gorgon Medusa upon her death, when the hero Perseus decapitated her. Because of their affiliation with Stanford’s Medicine and the Muse program, they took the name Pegasus Physician Writers—named after the mythological winged horse who was the muses’ friend and inspiration. 1910. Calliope: Muse Calliope was the superior Muse. In addition to Muse on Pegasus (1900), there are numerous other versions of the mythic horse-god by Redon, including: Black Pegasus I (1909), Pegasus Captured (1889), Pegasus (1894), White Pegasus (1900), Pegasus Triumphant alternately known as Pegasus and the Hydra (1907), and Black Pegasus II (1914). She was the protector of heroic poems and rhetoric art. Free certificate of authenticity free shipping. Her symbol was a parchment scroll, or a set of tablets. In the 19th century, he became a symbol of poetry and a muse from which poets draw inspiration. Muse on Pegasus.Odilon Redon. The word "muse" can refer in general to anyone or anything which inspires an artist, musician, or writer. Their vision: to humanize medicine through the craft of writing. In Ancient Greek drama there were three types of plays: Comedies tragedies and satyres that were based on legends and real people from history. Amazon.com: wall26 Muse on Pegasus by Odilon Redon - Canvas Print Wall Art Famous Painting Reproduction - 16" x 24": Posters & Prints From the Middle Ages until the Renaissance, the Pegasus was a symbol of wisdom and especially of fame. Private collection. According to the myth, Homer asks from Calliope to inspire him while writing Iliad and Odyssey, and, thus, Calliope is depicted holding laurels in one hand and the two Homeric poems in the other hand. Etymology. 80% off a Hand Made Oil Painting Reproduction of Muse on Pegasus, one of the most famous paintings by Odilon Redon. Clio enjoyed telling stories of the past. She was accompanying kings and princes in order to impose justice and serenity. Clio was the Muse who was the patron of history and writing.