Discus Thrower (Discobolus Lancellotti)
The Discobolus Lancellotti in Parian marble. This is the most complete example from antiquity of the discobolus type statue...
Dying Gaul, c. 220 B.C.E.
More free lessons at: http://www.khanacademy.org/video?v=3M4pu6YtzJU Dying Gaul, ancient Roman marble copy of a lost bronze...
A 5th century BCE marble sculpture of one of the daughters of Niobe, dying from an arrow wound in her back. According...
East Pediment of the Parthenon
The left section of the east pediment of the Parthenon. On the far left Helios and his chariot rise from the base of...
Egyptian Blue on the Parthenon Sculptures
A new technique unveils ancient colour at the British Museum.
Entablature with Metope and Triglyphs
Entablature detail from the 5th century BCE Parthenon, Athens. Above the column capitals lies the abacus which supports...
Figure of a River God, Parthenon
Marble statue from the West pediment of the Parthenon (West pediment A) depicting a river-god (possibly the river Ilissos...
Funeral Stele of Artistion
Marble funeral stele depicting a hoplite soldier, signed by Aristokles (500 BCE), National Archaeological Museum, Athens...
Funeral Stele of Hegeso
"HEGESO, DAUGHTER OF PROXENOS" ΗΓΗΣΩΠΡΟΧΕΝΟ So reads the inscription at the top of the stele. At left...
Gaul Killing Himself and His Wife
Ludovisi Gaul; A Roman copy of 3rd century BCE Greek bronze original; 2nd century CE; Palazzo Altemps in Rome, Italy...