Icarus Mythology

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Artwork about Icarus for sale

Do you love the story of Icarus? Then this is the perfect piece for you. This artwork captures all of your favorite moments from the tale, including when he flies too close to the sun and falls into the sea. It’s a great way to remember one of history’s most famous stories.

In Greek mythology, Icarus was only a minor character, but his timely story is still widely known today. He was actually the son of among the most resourceful men in ancient Greece, Daedalus. His mother, Hippias, loved him very much, but Daedalus often abandoned him. However, when the islands were under threat of a Persian attack, Hippias took her son with her, and him and his brother, Ascanius, later helped by sailed with the Greeks and fought against the Persians at the Battle of Marathon.

During this battle, the Persians suffered a huge defeat, yet they still retook the city of Marathon. With the Persian army decimated and divided in half, the Greeks formed the city of Acropolis and put up a strong defense. Meanwhile, Icarus' half-sister, Brueghel, remained in the city with her two little boys, Lapeteus and Aristomenes. In order to gain time for the Persians to retreat, the Greeks provided the two monkeys with food and water so that they could carry on with their own lives. When the Persian army returned, the two monkeys took the food they had received and left the empty containers behind on the battlefield.

As legend has it, the two monkeys stayed in the house, which was guarded by a Trojan prince named Dido. Later on, Dido's husband, Metellus, was being attacked by pirates. Dido, who feared the pirates, killed Metellus and brought herself and the elder Brueghel, along with the remaining turtles to safety. In gratitude, Dido gave the young turtles the name of the city of Icyon and sent them to live at the Acropolis for the rest of their lives. The legend says that the two turtles lived in peace for many years until a shepherd found them and decided to entertain his friends by letting them feed him and his animals.

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Painting titled "Ikarus" by Uwe Fehrmann, Original Art, Acrylic
Ikarus - Painting, 39.4x39.4x1.5 in ©2015 by Uwe Fehrmann - Figurative, figurative-594, Ikarus, Sonne, Gelb, Mythos, Mut

Uwe Fehrmann

$5,095.76
Ikarus

Acrylic on Canvas, 39.4x39.4 in

Prints available
Painting titled "Return of Icarus" by Dim Safonsky, Original Art, Acrylic
Return of Icarus - Painting, 30x30 in ©2013 by Dim Safonsky - Surrealism, surrealism-627, Mythology, mythology, dali

Dim Safonsky

$502.64
$382.97
Return of Icarus

Acrylic on Canvas, 30x30 in

Prints available
Sculpture titled "Ikarus" by Sergey Uvarov, Original Art,
Ikarus - Sculpture, 18.9x6.7x6.7 in ©2006 by Sergey Uvarov - Surrealism, surrealism-627, Bronze

Sergey Uvarov

Not For Sale
Ikarus

, 18.9x6.7x6.7 in

Prints available
Painting titled "Combat d'Icares" by Jean-Luc Lacroix (JL LACROIX), Original Art, Acrylic
Combat d'Icares - Painting, 15.8x15.8x1.2 in ©2017 by Jean-Luc Lacroix (JL LACROIX) - Surrealism, surrealism-627, Icare, mythologie, combat d'Icares, peinture, soleil, lumières
Combat d'Icares

Acrylic on Wood, 15.8x15.8 in

Prints available
Painting titled "Icare" by Gaby Mejean, Original Art,
Icare - Painting, 24x19.7x0.4 in ©2013 by Gaby Mejean - Icare
Icare

Painting, 24x19.7 in

Painting titled "Icare" by Alain Le Junter, Original Art,
Icare - Painting, 23.6x23.6x0.8 in ©2017 by Alain Le Junter -
Icare

Painting on Canvas, 23.6x23.6 in

Sculpture titled "Ikar" by Kamil Zaitz, Original Art, Stainless Steel
Ikar - Sculpture, 29.5x21.7x11.8 in ©2020 by Kamil Zaitz - Expressionism, expressionism-591, Mythology, ikar, mitologia, marzenia, skrzydła, uniesienie, mit, dedal, rzeźba, metal, stalowa rzeźba, postać

Kamil Zaitz

$2,955.22
Ikar

Sculpture - Stainless Steel, 29.5x21.7x11.8 in

Prints available
Sculpture titled "Скульптура "Икар"" by Dmitriy Zotov, Original Art, Metals Mounted on Other rigid panel
Скульптура "Икар" - Sculpture, 41.3x35.4x4.7 in ©2018 by Dmitriy Zotov - Religion, Икар, Религия, Icarus, Sculpture, Скульптура, Бог, Падение

Dmitriy Zotov

$7,439.39
Скульптура "Икар"

Sculpture - Metals, 41.3x35.4x4.7 in

Sculpture titled "ICARUS. FLIGHT" by Oleg Kalashnik, Original Art, Bronze
ICARUS. FLIGHT - Sculpture, 15.4x13.4x3.2 in ©2012 by Oleg Kalashnik - Minimalism, minimalism-606, Mythology, small bronze sculpture, bronze miniature, Ikarus, figurative art, sculpture art, interior sculpture, naked man, sculpture man, Greek myth sculpture, interior decor, interior art
ICARUS. FLIGHT

Sculpture - Bronze, 15.4x13.4x3.2 in

Painting titled "La Chute d'Icar" by Paol Serret, Original Art, Watercolor
La Chute d'Icar - Painting, 16.5x11 in ©2021 by Paol Serret - icar, homme, volant, chute
La Chute d'Icar

Watercolor on Paper, 16.5x11 in

Prints available
Sculpture titled "PARACHUTE FEUILLE" by Serge Reynaud (Art of Flying), Original Art, Metals
PARACHUTE FEUILLE - Sculpture, 55.1x15.8x15.8 in ©2017 by Serge Reynaud (Art of Flying) - Metal, Paper, Parachute, vol, icare, feuille
PARACHUTE FEUILLE

Sculpture - Metals, 55.1x15.8x15.8 in

Painting titled "le vol d'Icare" by Etzi, Original Art, Oil
le vol d'Icare - Painting, 11.8x15.8x0.4 in ©2020 by Etzi - Symbolism, symbolism-1020, Mythology, Icare, chute d'Icare, mythologie, ciel, crépuscule, homme qui vole

Etzi

$1,991.42
le vol d'Icare

Oil on Canvas, 11.8x15.8 in

Prints available
Painting titled "Body: inside or out…" by Aleksey Savolsky, Original Art, Acrylic Mounted on Stretcher frame
Body: inside or outside IV Ἴκαρος. True story" - Painting, 23.6x19.7x0.8 in ©2020 by Aleksey Savolsky - Figurative, figurative-594, body, mythology, crisis, magritte, dali
Body: inside or outside IV Ἴκαρος. True story"

Acrylic on Canvas, 23.6x19.7 in

Prints available
Drawing titled "Icarus" by Sergey Sovkov, Original Art,
Icarus - Drawing, 11.8x8.3 in ©2015 by Sergey Sovkov -
Icarus

Drawing, 11.8x8.3 in

Prints available
Painting titled "Ikarus III" by Erich Kraft, Original Art, Oil
Ikarus III - Painting, 51.2x39.4x0.4 in ©1999 by Erich Kraft - Surrealism, surrealism-627, Mythology

Erich Kraft

$8,599.96
Ikarus III

Oil on Canvas, 51.2x39.4 in

Prints available
Painting titled "Gare à la chute !" by Leosk, Original Art, Gouache
Gare à la chute ! - Painting, 15.8x11.8 in ©2017 by Leosk - Outsider Art, outsider-art-1044

Leosk

$485.89
Gare à la chute !

Gouache on Paper, 15.8x11.8 in

Prints available
Painting titled "Ikaros" by Milano H, Original Art, Oil
Ikaros - Painting, 39.4x31.5x0.8 in ©2019 by Milano H - Surrealism, surrealism-627

Milano H

$2,017.75
$1,778.39
Ikaros

Oil on Canvas, 39.4x31.5 in

Prints available
Painting titled "L'envol au-dessus d…" by Christophe Gol, Original Art, Acrylic
L'envol au-dessus de la mer Egée - Painting, 25.6x19.7 in ©2021 by Christophe Gol - Surrealism, surrealism-627, Pop Culture, mythe, mythologie, nu, corps, ciel, couleur, vol, envol, ailes, soleil, hauteur, nuages, mer, mer égée, icare, minotaure
L'envol au-dessus de la mer Egée

Acrylic on Paper, 25.6x19.7 in

Painting titled "IKAR" by emirat97, Original Art, Pencil
IKAR - Painting, 11.7x16.5x0.6 in ©2019 by emirat97 - Symbolism, symbolism-1020, jellyfish, mushrooms, рыбашыр, wings, stairs

emirat97

$4,487.87
$4,128.84
IKAR

Pencil on Paper, 11.7x16.5 in

Prints available
Painting titled "Icarus" by Giulio Benatti, Original Art, Oil
Icarus - Painting, 39.4x27.6 in ©2019 by Giulio Benatti - Conceptual Art, conceptual-art-579, Giulio Benatti
Icarus

Oil on Paper, 39.4x27.6 in

Prints available
Sculpture titled "Icarus" by Guy Buseyne, Original Art, Bronze
Icarus - Sculpture, 68.9x27.6x23.6 in ©2021 by Guy Buseyne - Figurative, figurative-594, Mythology

Guy Buseyne

$8,461.84
Icarus

Sculpture - Bronze, 68.9x27.6x23.6 in

Painting titled "La chute d'Icare" by Vincent Lacroix, Original Art, Oil
La chute d'Icare - Painting, 21.3x28.7x0.4 in ©2009 by Vincent Lacroix -
La chute d'Icare

Oil on Linen Canvas, 21.3x28.7 in

Prints available
Sculpture titled "Icar 2" by Leszek Dziaduch, Original Art, Resin
Icar 2 - Sculpture, 33.5x19.7x14.2 in ©2020 by Leszek Dziaduch - Figurative, figurative-594, Mythology, człowiek, mitologia, technika, Ikar
Icar 2

Sculpture - Resin, 33.5x19.7x14.2 in

Prints available
Painting titled "Dédale.jpg" by Gilles Chambon, Original Art, Oil
Dédale.jpg - Painting, 27.6x19.7x0.4 in ©2017 by Gilles Chambon - massimo scolari, goya, picasso, labyrinthe, icare, sardaigne
Dédale

Oil on Canvas, 27.6x19.7 in

Prints available
Painting titled "Icarus - IBelieve I…" by Rumen Spasov, Original Art, Acrylic Mounted on Stretcher frame
Icarus - IBelieve I Will Fly. Original.Collection. - Painting, 39.4x23.6x1 in ©2017 by Rumen Spasov - Abstract, abstract-570, Abstract, Figurative art, Icarus myth, acrylic on canvas, contemporary art, fine art painting, large painting, modern art, unique work of art

Rumen Spasov

$1,839.43
Icarus - IBelieve I Will Fly. Original.Collection.

Acrylic on Canvas, 39.4x23.6 in

Painting titled "Icarus" by Emanuel Crudu, Original Art, Oil Mounted on Stretcher frame
Icarus - Painting, 39.4x39.4x1.6 in ©2017 by Emanuel Crudu - Abstract, abstract-570, art, fine art, new art, contemporary art, abstract art, abstraction, abstract expressionism, expressionsim, palette knife painting, abstract painting, oil, oil on canvas, large painting, icarus, emerging artist, contemporary artist, crudu, cruduart, desperate romanticism

Emanuel Crudu

$1,418.17
Icarus

Oil on Canvas, 39.4x39.4 in

Prints available
Painting titled "Signes des temps" by Gilles Chambon, Original Art, Oil
Signes des temps - Painting, 25.6x19.7x0.4 in ©2019 by Gilles Chambon - Figurative, figurative-594, fra angelico, natalia goncharova, évangélistes, icare, déluge, dérèglement climatique
Signes des temps

Oil on Canvas, 25.6x19.7 in

Prints available
Painting titled "L'impondérable (Ica…" by Patrice Poidevin, Original Art, Oil
L'impondérable (Icare) - Painting, 25.6x31.9x0.8 in ©2018 by Patrice Poidevin - Abstract, abstract-570, Abstract
L'impondérable (Icare)

Oil on Canvas, 25.6x31.9 in

Prints available
Sculpture titled ""Icare" 4ème sur 5…" by Philippe Rude, Original Art, Clay
"Icare" 4ème sur 5 sculptures. La pentologie de Rude - Sculpture, 49.2x7.9x6.7 in ©2021 by Philippe Rude - Symbolism, symbolism-1020, Mythology

Philippe Rude

$6,855.08
"Icare" 4ème sur 5 sculptures. La pentologie de Rude

Sculpture - Clay, 49.2x7.9x6.7 in

Prints available
Sculpture titled "Icare chéu (Icare t…" by Buissonnières, Original Art, Ceramics
Icare chéu (Icare tombé) - Sculpture ©2017 by Buissonnières - Outsider Art, outsider-art-1044, Ceramic, icare, chéu, raku
Icare chéu (Icare tombé)

Sculpture - Ceramics,

Prints available
Sculpture titled "Icaro (matt black)" by Andrea Giorgi, Original Art, Plastic
Icaro (matt black) - Sculpture, 7.9x14.6x6.7 in ©2021 by Andrea Giorgi - Figurative, figurative-594, Fantasy, icaro, flight, airplane, man, aviator
Icaro (matt black)

Sculpture - Plastic, 7.9x14.6x6.7 in

Sculpture titled "ICARUS. THE FALL" by Oleg Kalashnik, Original Art, Bronze
ICARUS. THE FALL - Sculpture, 10.2x5.1x3.9 in ©2012 by Oleg Kalashnik - Minimalism, minimalism-606, Masculine, bronze small sculpture, man sculpture, icarus sculpture, bronze art, interior sculpture, interior art, bronze saloon decor, bronze parlour decor, bronze decor, home decor
ICARUS. THE FALL

Sculpture - Bronze, 10.2x5.1x3.9 in

Sculpture titled "Icarus" by Kristof Toth, Original Art, Bronze
Icarus - Sculpture, 17.7x7.9x13.8 in ©2021 by Kristof Toth - Figurative, figurative-594, Mythology, icarus, mythic, spiritual, history, historic, wings, fly, flying, to fly, greek mythology, myth, man, figure, kristof toth, vamosiart, hungarian, figurative sculpture, dynamic, energy, harmony

Kristof Toth

$1,914.83
Icarus

Sculpture - Bronze, 17.7x7.9x13.8 in

Sculpture titled "Icaro" by Daniele Bonizzoni, Original Art, Bronze
Icaro - Sculpture, 7.9x7.1x3.9 in ©2014 by Daniele Bonizzoni - Surrealism, surrealism-627, Mythology, simbolismo, surreale, surrealismo, scuktura, brinzo, icaro, miti, mito, mitologia
Icaro

Sculpture - Bronze, 7.9x7.1x3.9 in

Sculpture titled "Ange Gardien II" by Vanessa Renoux, Original Art, Paper
Ange Gardien II - Sculpture, 15x13x3.9 in ©2019 by Vanessa Renoux - papier bronze, icare, ange gardien, ailes de métal, angelot, longiligne, filiforme, giacometti, papier recyclé, #artistsupportpledge
Ange Gardien II

Sculpture - Paper, 15x13x3.9 in

Painting titled "img-0383-1alp-1.jpg…" by Jacqueline Grout, Original Art, Acrylic
img-0383-1alp-1.jpg Ikare 132644 - Painting, 51.2x38.2x1.2 in ©2012 by Jacqueline Grout - Figurative, figurative-594
img 0383 1alp 1 Ikare 132644

Acrylic on Canvas, 51.2x38.2 in

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