|The Torture of Prometheus,1819, Jean-Louis-Cesar Lair , Musee Crozatier
Monday, August 15, 2011
The Titan Prometheus
Prometheus Bound is found in many of the Greek tragedy poems and plays and one of the best was attributed to the tragedian Aeschylus chronicling the punishment by Zeus. Aeschylus adds in to Prometheus' role (Titanomachy) that he also taught humans the arts - writing, math, agriculture, medicine, and science. Prometheus was also found in 4th CE place including such as Aesop and Ovid in the creation of the human race in which Prometheus decided to give humans fire and the arts.....