Jackson Pollock, Pasipha� (1943).

Jackson Pollock, Pasipha� (1943).


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Pollock Pasiphae 1943

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lshafe (27 April 2004 10:46:40)

The daughter of Helios and Perse, and wife of King Minos. She was the mother of Glaucus, Andogeus, Phaedra, and Ariadne. When Minos had the misfortune of insulting Poseidon, the god kindled a passionate love in Pasiphae for a bull. She had Daedalus design a construction so that she could mate with the bull, and thus she became the mother of the Minotaur.

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