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9 Classical Mythology and Ancient History
94 the Greek heroic legends (I)
94P (story of) Perseus
94P2 love-affairs of Perseus

94P21 Perseus and Andromeda

            94P211 Perseus kills the sea monster (or turns it into stone by showing it the Gorgon's head) to release Andromeda; sometimes her parents Cepheus and Cassiopea watch the scene (1)
            94P212 Perseus frees Andromeda of her chains
            94P213 Perseus cleanses his hands of blood at the well Hippocrene; Andromeda attended by Cupid and Naiads
            94P214 Perseus shows Andromeda the head of Medusa mirrored in the water
            94P215 Perseus and Andromeda married by Cepheus


Rembrandt
Andromeda
c. 1630/31