Handmade bronze statue of Apollo depicting him holding a lyre.
In Greek Mythology, Apollo was one of the most important Olympian gods. He was the son of Zeus, the king of gods, and Leto, a titanĘs daughter, and Artemis, the chaste huntress was his twin sister. Apollo was thought to be the most beautiful of gods, and in many ways he personified the perfect man according to ancient Greek standards. Apollo was recognized as the god of prophecy; medicine and healing; music; poetry; the arts and more. Apollo was an oracular god and the prophetic deity of the Delphic Oracle.