Charites Picture

History:
In Greek mythology, Charites are the goddesses of charm, beauty, nature, human creativity and fertility. They ordinarily numbered three, from youngest to oldest: Aglaea ("Splendor"), Euphrosyne ("Mirth"), and Thalia ("Good Cheer"). In Roman mythology they were known as the Gratiae, the "Graces". In some variants Charis was one of the Graces and was not the singular form of their name.

The Charites were usually considered the daughters of Zeus and Eurynome, though they were also said to be daughters of Dionysus and Aphrodite or of Helios and the naiad Aegle. Other possible names of their mother by Zeus are Eurydome, Eurymedousa, and Euanthe. Often shown with a musical instrument, rose, bottle of perfume oil and an apple, sometimes with poppy flowers or wheat.


I decided to place all 3 in one piece since they are almost always mentioned together. I've chosen roses, a Lyra and a perfume bottle since I thought those will fit the most.

pose ref: =stock4profs
Lyra/ perfume bottle /background image: Google image search.
The Graces
:Aglaea:
Charites
Ask Euphrosyne
Hephaestus