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Synonyms for Heracles

(classical mythology) a hero noted for his strength

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Perhaps for that reason, he often chose subdued colours and applied them cautiously, as in The Choice of Hercules (National Gallery), like someone working in tempera on plaster rather than oils on canvas.
1503) is a misnomer for a painting which should properly be called Hercules at the Crossroads or The Choice of Hercules.