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Old June 29th, 2019, 11:46 PM   #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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Mind if I join this heavenly thread Notgnirracen?
I'start with my ultimate favorite:

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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MARCUS VITRUVIUS POLLIO | DE ARCHITECTURA | LIBER IV
Columnae corinthiae praeter capitula omnes symmetrias habent uti ionicae,
sed capitulorum altitudines efficiunt eas pro rata excelsiores et graciliores,
quod ionici capituli altitudo tertia pars est crassitudinis columnae, corinthii tota crassitudo scapi.
igitur quod duae partes e crassitudine corinthiorum adiciuntur,
efficiunt excelsitate speciem earum graciliorem.


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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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MARCUS VITRUVIUS POLLIO | DE ARCHITECTURA | LIBER IV
Columnae corinthiae praeter capitula omnes symmetrias habent uti ionicae,
sed capitulorum altitudines efficiunt eas pro rata excelsiores et graciliores,
quod ionici capituli altitudo tertia pars est crassitudinis columnae, corinthii tota crassitudo scapi.
igitur quod duae partes e crassitudine corinthiorum adiciuntur,
efficiunt excelsitate speciem earum graciliorem.


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MARS AND CUPID | ENGLAND

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



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MARCUS VITRUVIUS POLLIO | DE ARCHITECTURA | LIBER IV
Columnae corinthiae praeter capitula omnes symmetrias habent uti ionicae,
sed capitulorum altitudines efficiunt eas pro rata excelsiores et graciliores,
quod ionici capituli altitudo tertia pars est crassitudinis columnae, corinthii tota crassitudo scapi.
igitur quod duae partes e crassitudine corinthiorum adiciuntur,
efficiunt excelsitate speciem earum graciliorem.


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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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MARCUS VITRUVIUS POLLIO | DE ARCHITECTURA | LIBER IV
Columnae corinthiae praeter capitula omnes symmetrias habent uti ionicae,
sed capitulorum altitudines efficiunt eas pro rata excelsiores et graciliores,
quod ionici capituli altitudo tertia pars est crassitudinis columnae, corinthii tota crassitudo scapi.
igitur quod duae partes e crassitudine corinthiorum adiciuntur,
efficiunt excelsitate speciem earum graciliorem.


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