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Hermione

Sarah Bernhardt, 1875
Hermione, Sarah Bernhardt
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Hermione is an Academic Marble Sculpture created by Sarah Bernhardt in 1875. It lives in a private collection. The image is used according to Educational Fair Use, and tagged Greek and Roman Mythology. Source

Long before the modern mythology of Harry Potter brought the name Hermione into the popular lexicon, the name referred to Greek Mythology. Hermione was the only child of King Menelaus of Sparta and his wife, Helen of Troy.

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