Archive for the ‘Roman Gods’ Category

With His Hands and Feet Bound, a Captured Cupid Is Forced to Ride on the Back of a Tortoise in the Gallery of American Art at the Worcester Art Museum in Worcester, MA

It is Thought That Julius Caesar Originally Designated January 1st as New Year’s Day to Honor the Ancient Roman God Janus (Seen Here as a Bust at Tower Hill Botanic Gardens in West Boylston, MA) Whose One Face Could Gaze into the Past Year While the Other Looks Toward the New One