HIPPOMENES

ΙΠΠΟΜΕΝΗΣ

A son of Megareus of Onchestus, and a great grandson of Poseidon. (Ov. Met. x. 605.) Apollodorus (iii. 15. § 8) calls the son of Hippomenes Megareus. (Comp. ATALANTE, No. 2.)

Atalanta and Hippomenes, by Guido Reni (1575-1642), Italian Baroque painter

Atalanta and Hippomenes, by Guido Reni (1575-1642), Italian Baroque painter