The Cycladic islands of the Aegean were first inhabited by voyagers from Asia Minor around 3000 BCE and a certain prosperity...
Defining Beauty Exhibition
The British Museum in London has just announced an upcoming exhibition that's right down our alley: Defining beauty...
Marble statue of Deidameia in the severe style, from the west pediment of the temple of Zeus, Olympia (c. 460 BCE...
Delos Lion Sculpture
A lion sculpture in marble from the island of Delos in the Greek Cyclades, 7th century BCE (this is a replica as the originals...
Terracotta statue of a throned divinity, probably Demeter (Goddess of harvests and earth fertility). Late 6th, early...
Portrait head of the famous Athenian orator Demosthenes, who lived in 4th century BCE Athens. This sculpture is a roman...
Detail of Figure D (commonly identified as Dionysos) from the East Pediment of the Parthenon. He reclines on a rock...
Dionysos and Satyr
Dionysos and Satyr; A Roman copy of 4th century BCE Greek original; 2nd century CE; Palazzo Altemps in Rome, Italy
Discobolus (head modern) from Hadrian’s Villa in Tivoli Myron. Greek, 460-450 BCE (Roman copy). Height: 155 cm. Vatican...
Discus Thrower (Discobolus Lancellotti)
The Discobolus Lancellotti in Parian marble. This is the most complete example from antiquity of the discobolus type statue...