The perfume was launched in year 1981, Jacques Polge was the perfumer behind this amazing fragrance. Antaeus is the name of ancient Greek demigod. Strong, like a god, and gentle as a man, Antaeus belongs to those perfumes of expressed individuality and strong character which emphasize masculinity, what was a trend in 1980-ies. Myrtle and sage, lime and thyme have united to give the fragrance a special freshness and masculine character. The fragrance is warming up and becomes intensive at the end due to patchouli, sandal and labdanum in the base. Sharp animalistic nuance is brought in by the notes of castoreum and leather.
The top notes of the perfume contains lemon, lime, coriander, myrtle, clary sage, and bergamot The middle note is made of thyme, basil, rose and jasmine. The base consists of patchouli, castoreum, labdanum, and oak moss.