Greek Sculpture | PARIAN GREEK LADY, c. 19th century. Finely detailed classical Greek ... #SculptureArt
Alexander the Great BC – 323 BC) was perhaps the greatest military commander of all time. During one decade, he conquered all of the known world leaving one of the world’s most extensive empir...
hismarmorealcalm: Fragmentary Colossal Head of a Youth Greek Hellenistic period 2nd century B.C. Marble Antikensammlung, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin “Pergamon and the Hellenistic Kingdoms of the Ancient World”
“So her dead likeness, I do well believe, excels whatever yet you looked upon or hand of man hath done.” (5.3.18-19)
Eternal...Marble statue of a Youth, 1 century A.D., Roman copy of Greek original, adaptation of a Greek statue type of the late 5th century B.C.
ledeopk: “ ledeopk : live your life ”
Veiled Vestal by Raffaele Monti (1818-1881), marble, in Chatsworth House collection (England) -- it was seen in the 2005 version of Pride & Prejudice (by Elizabeth Bennet (aka Keira Knightly).
Artemis Dreaming - statue on top of the fountain I love the ghostly emerging from the sheet of stone.
They were commemorated in a statue but theirs was different to others. It conveyed more of them than normal statues would have. It was them, clinging tightly to each other.
Hypatia was a Greek Neoplatonist philosopher in Roman Egypt who was the first well-documented woman in mathematics.