Chanel Antaeus Men's perfume. Antaeus is a delicate yet powerful and strong fragrance inspired by the Greek god Antaeus's legend. It is supposed to symbolize the strength and sensuality of a modern man. It was created in 1981 by an outstanding perfumer Jacqua Pologe, especially for the Chanel fashion house. Antaeus is the most powerful of the men's Chanel fragrances.