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(Greek mythology) winged goddess of victory

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Turn around and head up the Daru staircase to the Denon Wing, and you'll encounter 'Winged Victory of Samothrace', the headless great lady of the Louvre, her wings spread and her clothes tousled against her body by the wind.
For a while, there was a real risk that the Winged Victory of Samothrace might collide with the Venus de Milo, says Clio Karageorghis with a nervous laugh.
Struck by the figure that emerged, he named the piece after the ancient marble sculpture, Winged Victory of Samothrace.
Standing atop the copper dome of Arizona's old Capitol--which contains enough copper to make 4,800,000 pennies--is a white winged statue known as "Winged Victory" or "Victory Lady." The lady is not just for looks; she is a weather vane and turns with the direction of the wind.
Gen LaGreca (author); A DREAM OF DARING; Winged Victory Press (Fiction: Historical) 16.95 ISBN: 9780974457963
The park is home to a war memorial to the 5th Northumberland Fusiliers and a Winged Victory memorial opposite the park in Scrogg Road.
"We're Through (Winged Victory)." B minor/B major, C# minor; B3 [F#.sub.5]([G#.sub.5]); 4/4, 6/8, 3/4, 3/2, 2/4, 5/4, Powerful, yet vulnerable [crotchet] = c.
19 and 20, yKSV's (ystanbul Foundation for Culture and Art) Salon hosted three groups of ambient genre musicians who played three short sets: A Winged Victory for the Sullen (Adam Wiltzie and Dustin O'Halloran), Icelandic pianist Eulafur Arnalds and German pianist Nils Frahm.
The Worcester statue also has four soldiers standing at the corners of its pillar, but has a winged victory statue on top.
Billed as an unprecedented innovation at a museum, the game consoles launched this week offer 700 recordings on famed works like the Venus de Milo, Winged Victory of Samothrace and the Mona Lisa - only a tiny sliver of the 35,000-odd works displayed in the museum.
Art Myers (University of Florida), Winged Victory: Altered images: Transcending Breast Cancer, photos with text; 81 pages; Photographic Gallery of Fine Arts Books of San Diego, August 2009; $29.95 paperback.
Then, as Winged Victory says, "Just do it" --a little bit more than you don't.
Rarely was this truer than on April 29, 1993, when two horses named Winged Victory ran at Newmarket.
Army, he served as assistant to designer Harry Horner on the wartime Broadway production "Winged Victory," continuing in that capacity when George Cukor transferred the show to film in 1944.
All the Allied powers issued this medal in a similar design of Winged Victory and a Rainbow patterned ribbon.