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Old June 30th, 2019, 12:46 AM   #1
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Classical Sculpture

- Classical Sculpture -


Works from Ancient Greece, Rome, the Renaissance, Baroque etc ...


The Doryphoros

Circa 440 BC

Style: Classical

Artist: Polykleitos




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Laocoön and His Sons

Circa 200 BC

Style: Hellenistic

Artist: Agesander of Rhodes


Egisto Sani, on Flickr


Egisto Sani, on Flickr


Egisto Sani, on Flickr


Egisto Sani, on Flickr


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Nike of Samothrace

Circa 200–190 BC

Style: Hellenistic

Artist: Unknown


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Marble Statue of Isis

First Century A.D.

Style: Hellenistic/Roman

Artist: Unknown




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Bust of Vibia Sabina

Circa 140 A.D.

Style: Roman

Artist: Unknown




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Theseus Fighting the Centaur

1804–1819

Style: Neoclassical

Artist: Antonio Canova




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Hebe

1800-1805

Style: Neoclassical

Artist: Antonio Canova



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Bust of Voltaire

1778

Style: Neoclassical

Artist: Jean-Antoine Houdon



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Contrapposto...this will be an interesting thread to follow.
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Kritios Boy

Circa 480 BC

Style: Classical

Artist: Kritios and Nesiotes?




(This is the oldest known statue to use contrapposto)

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Diana of Versailles

1st or 2nd Century Roman Copy

Greek Original: Circa 325 BC

Artist: Leochares



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Bust of Ptolemy II of Egypt

Roman Copy, Ca. 49 BC - 25 AD

Greek Original: 3rd Century BC

Artist: Unknown






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Personification of America

1850 – 1854

Style: Neoclassical

Artist: Hiram Powers






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Marble Head of Epicurus

2nd century AD Roman Copy

Greek Original: 3rd Century BC

Artist: Unknown






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Dionysos leaning on a female figure

Roman Copy, Circa 27 BC – 68 AD

Greek Original: 4th Century BC

Artist: Unknown





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Wounded Amazon

Roman Copy, 1st–2nd Century AD

Greek Original: 5th Century BC?

Style: Classical

Artist: Unknown








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VENUS PUDICA | APHRODITE OF KNIDOS
Copy of Praxiteles.
Restorer: Ippolito Buzzi (1562–1634)
Description: Marble, Roman copy after a Greek original of the 4th century.
Original elements: torso and thighs.
Restored elements: head, arms, legs and support (drapery and jug).
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DIONYSOS AND SATYR | ROME

Description: Marble, Roman copy from the 2nd century CE after a Hellenistic original.
Original elements: heads, torsos and thighs of Dionysos and satyr, right arm of Dionysos.
Restored elements: legs of Dionysos and satyr, arms of the satyr.
Museo nazionale romano di palazzo Altemps.



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MARS AND CUPID | ENGLAND

Sculpted by John Gibson, 1825.
Marble.
Gallery: Chatsworth House - Derbyshire



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PAULINE BONAPARTE AS VENUS VICTRIX | ROME

Artist: Antonio Canova
Year: 1805-1808
Type: White Marble
Location: Galleria Borghese



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