Hylas sculpture | Gregory Reade Sculpture


Hylas, assistant to Hercules, sleeping at the bank of a fresh water pool. His tasks forgotten the youth sleeps, unaware of whom is watching, or what fate awaits him at the waters edge.

Hylas is unaware a naiad or water nymph is watching from nearby. In the Greek myth the naiad finds Hylas so desirable that she abducted him to become her husband. This tale has been depicted in artwork since the ancient Greeks.

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Hylas bronze sculpture front view
Hylas bronze sculpture right view
Hylas bronze sculpture back view