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ID=104Orpheus and Eurydice by Rodin (Metropolitan (New York))
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Metropolitan (New York)
Orpheus and Eurydice by Rodin



Myth in short: After Eurydice died Orpheus got permission to get her back from Hades the underworld. Condition was he would walk in front and was not allowed to look behind him to see if Eurydice was following. When he did, he saw a glimpse of her being pulled back into the underworld.


Orpheus and Eurydice by Rodin
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