Beautiful fresco painting showing young Apollo.(more information on the art of fresco wall painting...)
An exact museum reproduction, made of bonded marble and painted by hand.
Apollo was the son of Zeus and Leto, and the twin brother of Artemis. Apollo was the god of music (principally the lyre, and he directed the choir of the Muses) and also of prophecy, colonization, medicine, archery (but not for war or hunting), poetry, dance, intellectual inquiry and the carer of herds and flocks.(find out more about Apollo...)