• Late  Greek Archaic relief sculpture in Proconnesian Marble of a charioteer ( Last quarter 6th Cent. B.C) From Cyzicus, ( Erdek formerly Artàke, Αρτάκη in Greek) on the southern shore of the sea of Marmara, Turkey. Istanbul Archaeological Museum Inv. 2813T Cat. Bursa M.1.
  • Late  Greek Archaic relief sculpture in Proconnesian Marble of a charioteer ( Last quarter 6th Cent. B.C) From Cyzicus, ( Erdek formerly Artàke, Αρτάκη in Greek) on the southern shore of the sea of Marmara, Turkey. Istanbul Archaeological Museum Inv. 2813T Cat. Bursa M.1.
  • Late  Greek Archaic relief sculpture in Proconnesian Marble of a charioteer ( Last quarter 6th Cent. B.C) From Cyzicus, ( Erdek formerly Artàke, Αρτάκη in Greek) on the southern shore of the sea of Marmara, Turkey. Istanbul Archaeological Museum Inv. 2813T Cat. Bursa M.1.
  • Late  Greek Archaic relief sculpture in Proconnesian Marble of a charioteer ( Last quarter 6th Cent. B.C) From Cyzicus, ( Erdek formerly Artàke, Αρτάκη in Greek) on the southern shore of the sea of Marmara, Turkey. Istanbul Archaeological Museum Inv. 2813T Cat. Bursa M.1.
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4890. Against white.<br />
<br />
This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4489. An important Archaic Period sculpture with a lively body rendering and one of the best examples of a kouros statue.
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4890. Against white.<br />
<br />
This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4489. An important Archaic Period sculpture with a lively body rendering and one of the best examples of a kouros statue.
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4890. Against grey.<br />
<br />
This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4489. An important Archaic Period sculpture with a lively body rendering and one of the best examples of a kouros statue.
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4890.  Against black<br />
<br />
This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4489. An important Archaic Period sculpture with a lively body rendering and one of the best examples of a kouros statue.
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4890.<br />
<br />
This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4489. An important Archaic Period sculpture with a lively body rendering and one of the best examples of a kouros statue.
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4890. Against grey.<br />
<br />
This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4489. An important Archaic Period sculpture with a lively body rendering and one of the best examples of a kouros statue.
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4890. Against grey.<br />
<br />
This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4489. An important Archaic Period sculpture with a lively body rendering and one of the best examples of a kouros statue.
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4890.<br />
<br />
This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4489. An important Archaic Period sculpture with a lively body rendering and one of the best examples of a kouros statue.
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4890. Against grey.<br />
<br />
This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4489. An important Archaic Period sculpture with a lively body rendering and one of the best examples of a kouros statue.
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4890.  Against black<br />
<br />
This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4489. An important Archaic Period sculpture with a lively body rendering and one of the best examples of a kouros statue.
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Volomandra, Attica. Circa 560-550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1906. Against grey.<br />
<br />
Probably from the grave of an athenian aristocrat
  • Parian Mable Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Anavyssos, Attica, circa 530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3851.  Against black<br />
<br />
The body of the statue is powerful and articulate with empahasised muscles. This was a funerary statue from the grave of Kroisos, as indicated bt the inscription on its base reading, 'stop and mourn at the grave of Kroiusos, whom raging Ares destroyed when he fought among the defenders'.
  • Parian Mable Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Anavyssos, Attica, circa 530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3851.  Against blackb<br />
<br />
The body of the statue is powerful and articulate with empahasised muscles. This was a funerary statue from the grave of Kroisos, as indicated bt the inscription on its base reading, 'stop and mourn at the grave of Kroiusos, whom raging Ares destroyed when he fought among the defenders'.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against grey.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.  Against white.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.  Against white.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.  Against grey.
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found on Thera, circa 590-570 BC BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 8. Against black<br />
<br />
This statue is typical of a Thera island workshop
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Volomandra, Attica. Circa 560-550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1906.  Against black<br />
<br />
Probably from the grave of an athenian aristocrat
  • Marble Anxcient Greek Archaic meble statue of a kouros, circa 500 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum.  Against grey.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against grey.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of 2 Kouros Known as the Twins of Argos sculpted in Argos circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Sounion, circa 600 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 2720.<br />
<br />
The stature is a voitive offering to Poseidon and stood before his temple. Its over lifesize scale is striking and testifies to the tendency of early Archaic sculptirs to create impressive colossal statues
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Melos, circa 550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1558.  Against grey.<br />
<br />
The slenderness and delicate grace of the statue is typical of the Cctladic island of
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Melos, circa 550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1558.<br />
<br />
The slenderness and delicate grace of the statue is typical of the Cctladic island of
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Ptoan Apolla Sactuary, Boeotia, mid 6th cent BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 10. Against black<br />
<br />
Tjhe soft modelling of the mid section of the body indicates that the statue comes from a Ctcladic workshop.
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Ptoan Apolla Sactuary, Boeotia, mid 6th cent BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 10.  Against grey.<br />
<br />
Tjhe soft modelling of the mid section of the body indicates that the statue comes from a Ctcladic workshop.
  • Marble Anxcient Greek Archaic meble statue of a kouros, circa 530 BC, found in Kea,  Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3886.<br />
<br />
The statue is a lively sculpture with good plasticity in the rendering of the torso. Made by a Kea sculptor.
  • Parian Mable Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Anavyssos, Attica, circa 530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3851. Against white.<br />
<br />
The body of the statue is powerful and articulate with empahasised muscles. This was a funerary statue from the grave of Kroisos, as indicated bt the inscription on its base reading, 'stop and mourn at the grave of Kroiusos, whom raging Ares destroyed when he fought among the defenders'.
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Sounion, circa 600 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 2720.   Against white.<br />
<br />
The stature is a voitive offering to Poseidon and stood before his temple. Its over lifesize scale is striking and testifies to the tendency of early Archaic sculptirs to create impressive colossal statues
  • Archaic ancient Greek marble torso of a kouros statue, from Temple of Poseidon, Sounion, circa 600 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3645.   Against white.
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Sounion, circa 600 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 2720.  Against grey.<br />
<br />
The stature is a voitive offering to Poseidon and stood before his temple. Its over lifesize scale is striking and testifies to the tendency of early Archaic sculptirs to create impressive colossal statues
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of 2 Kouros Known as the Twins of Argos sculpted in Argos circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against grey.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of 2 Kouros Known as the Twins of Argos sculpted in Argos circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.  Against white.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against grey.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found on Thera, circa 590-570 BC BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 8.  Against grey.<br />
<br />
This statue is typical of a Thera island workshop
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Sounion, circa 600 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 2720.  Against grey.<br />
<br />
The stature is a voitive offering to Poseidon and stood before his temple. Its over lifesize scale is striking and testifies to the tendency of early Archaic sculptirs to create impressive colossal statues
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Melos, circa 550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1558.  Against grey.<br />
<br />
The slenderness and delicate grace of the statue is typical of the Cctladic island of
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Melos, circa 550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1558.<br />
<br />
The slenderness and delicate grace of the statue is typical of the Cctladic island of
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Volomandra, Attica. Circa 560-550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1906. Against grey.<br />
<br />
Probably from the grave of an athenian aristocrat
  • Parian Mable Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Anavyssos, Attica, circa 530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3851.  Against black<br />
<br />
The body of the statue is powerful and articulate with empahasised muscles. This was a funerary statue from the grave of Kroisos, as indicated bt the inscription on its base reading, 'stop and mourn at the grave of Kroiusos, whom raging Ares destroyed when he fought among the defenders'.
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Sounion, circa 600 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 2720.  Against grey.<br />
<br />
The stature is a voitive offering to Poseidon and stood before his temple. Its over lifesize scale is striking and testifies to the tendency of early Archaic sculptirs to create impressive colossal statues
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Sounion, circa 600 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 2720.    Against black.<br />
<br />
The stature is a voitive offering to Poseidon and stood before his temple. Its over lifesize scale is striking and testifies to the tendency of early Archaic sculptirs to create impressive colossal statues
  • Archaic ancient Greek marble torso of a kouros statue, from Temple of Poseidon, Sounion, circa 600 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3645.   Against grey.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against black
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against grey.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against black
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.  Against white.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against grey.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of 2 Kouros Known as the Twins of Argos sculpted in Argos circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.  Against white.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of 2 Kouros Known as the Twins of Argos sculpted in Argos circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against black
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of 2 Kouros Known as the Twins of Argos sculpted in Argos circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against grey.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against grey.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.  Against white.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against black
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against black
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against grey.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.  Against white.
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Sounion, circa 600 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 2720. Against black<br />
<br />
The stature is a voitive offering to Poseidon and stood before his temple. Its over lifesize scale is striking and testifies to the tendency of early Archaic sculptirs to create impressive colossal statues
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Sounion, circa 600 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 2720.  Against grey.<br />
<br />
The stature is a voitive offering to Poseidon and stood before his temple. Its over lifesize scale is striking and testifies to the tendency of early Archaic sculptirs to create impressive colossal statues
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Melos, circa 550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1558. Against white.<br />
<br />
The slenderness and delicate grace of the statue is typical of the Cctladic island of
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Ptoan Apolla Sactuary, Boeotia, mid 6th cent BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 10.  Against grey.<br />
<br />
Tjhe soft modelling of the mid section of the body indicates that the statue comes from a Ctcladic workshop.
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Ptoan Apolla Sactuary, Boeotia, mid 6th cent BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 10.  Against grey.<br />
<br />
Tjhe soft modelling of the mid section of the body indicates that the statue comes from a Ctcladic workshop.
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Volomandra, Attica. Circa 560-550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1906.<br />
<br />
Probably from the grave of an athenian aristocrat
  • Parian Mable Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Anavyssos, Attica, circa 530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3851. Against grey.<br />
<br />
The body of the statue is powerful and articulate with empahasised muscles. This was a funerary statue from the grave of Kroisos, as indicated bt the inscription on its base reading, 'stop and mourn at the grave of Kroiusos, whom raging Ares destroyed when he fought among the defenders'.
  • Marble Anxcient Greek Archaic meble statue of a kouros, circa 500 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum.  Against white.
  • Archaic ancient Greek marble torso of a kouros statue, from Temple of Poseidon, Sounion, circa 600 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3645
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of 2 Kouros Known as the Twins of Argos sculpted in Argos circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against grey.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against black
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against grey.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against grey.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against grey.
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Sounion, circa 600 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 2720. Against white.<br />
<br />
The stature is a voitive offering to Poseidon and stood before his temple. Its over lifesize scale is striking and testifies to the tendency of early Archaic sculptirs to create impressive colossal statues
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Melos, circa 550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1558.  Against black<br />
<br />
The slenderness and delicate grace of the statue is typical of the Cctladic island of
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Ptoan Apolla Sactuary, Boeotia, mid 6th cent BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 10. Against black<br />
<br />
Tjhe soft modelling of the mid section of the body indicates that the statue comes from a Ctcladic workshop.
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Volomandra, Attica. Circa 560-550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1906. Against grey.<br />
<br />
Probably from the grave of an athenian aristocrat
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Volomandra, Attica. Circa 560-550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1906. Against grey.<br />
<br />
Probably from the grave of an athenian aristocrat
  • Marble Anxcient Greek Archaic meble statue of a kouros, circa 530 BC, found in Kea,  Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3886. Against grey.<br />
<br />
The statue is a lively sculpture with good plasticity in the rendering of the torso. Made by a Kea sculptor.
  • Parian Mable Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Anavyssos, Attica, circa 530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3851. Against grey.<br />
<br />
The body of the statue is powerful and articulate with empahasised muscles. This was a funerary statue from the grave of Kroisos, as indicated bt the inscription on its base reading, 'stop and mourn at the grave of Kroiusos, whom raging Ares destroyed when he fought among the defenders'.
  • Parian Mable Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Anavyssos, Attica, circa 530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3851.  Against black<br />
<br />
<br />
The body of the statue is powerful and articulate with empahasised muscles. This was a funerary statue from the grave of Kroisos, as indicated bt the inscription on its base reading, 'stop and mourn at the grave of Kroiusos, whom raging Ares destroyed when he fought among the defenders'.
  • Parian Mable Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Anavyssos, Attica, circa 530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3851.<br />
<br />
The body of the statue is powerful and articulate with empahasised muscles. This was a funerary statue from the grave of Kroisos, as indicated bt the inscription on its base reading, 'stop and mourn at the grave of Kroiusos, whom raging Ares destroyed when he fought among the defenders'.
  • Archaic ancient Greek marble torso of a kouros statue, from Temple of Poseidon, Sounion, circa 600 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3645.   Against grey.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against grey.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against grey.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against grey.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Melos, circa 550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1558. Against white.<br />
<br />
The slenderness and delicate grace of the statue is typical of the Cctladic island of
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Ptoan Apolla Sactuary, Boeotia, mid 6th cent BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 10.<br />
<br />
Tjhe soft modelling of the mid section of the body indicates that the statue comes from a Ctcladic workshop.
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Volomandra, Attica. Circa 560-550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1906.<br />
<br />
Probably from the grave of an athenian aristocrat
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Volomandra, Attica. Circa 560-550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1906. Against white.<br />
<br />
Probably from the grave of an athenian aristocrat
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Volomandra, Attica. Circa 560-550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1906. Against grey.<br />
<br />
Probably from the grave of an athenian aristocrat
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Volomandra, Attica. Circa 560-550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1906.<br />
<br />
Probably from the grave of an athenian aristocrat
  • Marble Anxcient Greek Archaic meble statue of a kouros, circa 530 BC, found in Kea,  Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3886. Against white.<br />
<br />
The statue is a lively sculpture with good plasticity in the rendering of the torso. Made by a Kea sculptor.
  • Parian Mable Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Anavyssos, Attica, circa 530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3851.<br />
<br />
The body of the statue is powerful and articulate with empahasised muscles. This was a funerary statue from the grave of Kroisos, as indicated bt the inscription on its base reading, 'stop and mourn at the grave of Kroiusos, whom raging Ares destroyed when he fought among the defenders'.
  • Parian Mable Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Anavyssos, Attica, circa 530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3851. Against grey.<br />
<br />
The body of the statue is powerful and articulate with empahasised muscles. This was a funerary statue from the grave of Kroisos, as indicated bt the inscription on its base reading, 'stop and mourn at the grave of Kroiusos, whom raging Ares destroyed when he fought among the defenders'.
  • Marble Anxcient Greek Archaic meble statue of a kouros, circa 500 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum.   Against black
  • Marble Anxcient Greek Archaic meble statue of a kouros, circa 500 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum.  Against grey.
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Sounion, circa 600 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 2720.  <br />
<br />
The stature is a voitive offering to Poseidon and stood before his temple. Its over lifesize scale is striking and testifies to the tendency of early Archaic sculptirs to create impressive colossal statues
  • Archaic ancient Greek marble torso of a kouros statue, from Temple of Poseidon, Sounion, circa 600 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3645.   Against black.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of 2 Kouros Known as the Twins of Argos sculpted in Argos circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.  Against white.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of 2 Kouros Known as the Twins of Argos sculpted in Argos circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against grey.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against black
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.  Against white.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.
  • Archaic Ancient Greek marble statue of a Kouros, one of the Twins of Argos sculpted in the Argos archaic workshop circa 580 BC, Delphi National Archaeological Museum.   Against black
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found on Thera, circa 590-570 BC BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 8. Against white.<br />
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This statue is typical of a Thera island workshop
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found on Thera, circa 590-570 BC BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 8.  Against grey.<br />
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This statue is typical of a Thera island workshop
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Melos, circa 550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1558.  Against grey.<br />
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The slenderness and delicate grace of the statue is typical of the Cctladic island of
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Melos, circa 550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1558.  Against grey.<br />
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The slenderness and delicate grace of the statue is typical of the Cctladic island of
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Ptoan Apolla Sactuary, Boeotia, mid 6th cent BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 10.<br />
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Tjhe soft modelling of the mid section of the body indicates that the statue comes from a Ctcladic workshop.
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Ptoan Apolla Sactuary, Boeotia, mid 6th cent BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 10. Against white.<br />
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Tjhe soft modelling of the mid section of the body indicates that the statue comes from a Ctcladic workshop.
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Ptoan Apolla Sactuary, Boeotia, mid 6th cent BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 10.  Against grey.<br />
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Tjhe soft modelling of the mid section of the body indicates that the statue comes from a Ctcladic workshop.
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Volomandra, Attica. Circa 560-550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1906.<br />
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Probably from the grave of an athenian aristocrat
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Volomandra, Attica. Circa 560-550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1906.  Against black<br />
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Probably from the grave of an athenian aristocrat
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Volomandra, Attica. Circa 560-550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1906. Against grey.<br />
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Probably from the grave of an athenian aristocrat
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Volomandra, Attica. Circa 560-550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1906.  Against black<br />
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Probably from the grave of an athenian aristocrat
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Volomandra, Attica. Circa 560-550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1906. Against white.<br />
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Probably from the grave of an athenian aristocrat
  • Marble Anxcient Greek Archaic meble statue of a kouros, circa 530 BC, found in Kea,  Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3886.  Against blackb<br />
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The statue is a lively sculpture with good plasticity in the rendering of the torso. Made by a Kea sculptor.
  • Parian Mable Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Anavyssos, Attica, circa 530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3851.<br />
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The body of the statue is powerful and articulate with empahasised muscles. This was a funerary statue from the grave of Kroisos, as indicated bt the inscription on its base reading, 'stop and mourn at the grave of Kroiusos, whom raging Ares destroyed when he fought among the defenders'.
  • Parian Mable Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Anavyssos, Attica, circa 530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3851. Against grey.<br />
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The body of the statue is powerful and articulate with empahasised muscles. This was a funerary statue from the grave of Kroisos, as indicated bt the inscription on its base reading, 'stop and mourn at the grave of Kroiusos, whom raging Ares destroyed when he fought among the defenders'.
  • Parian Mable Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Anavyssos, Attica, circa 530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3851.<br />
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The body of the statue is powerful and articulate with empahasised muscles. This was a funerary statue from the grave of Kroisos, as indicated bt the inscription on its base reading, 'stop and mourn at the grave of Kroiusos, whom raging Ares destroyed when he fought among the defenders'.
  • Parian Mable Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Anavyssos, Attica, circa 530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3851.  Against grey.<br />
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The body of the statue is powerful and articulate with empahasised muscles. This was a funerary statue from the grave of Kroisos, as indicated bt the inscription on its base reading, 'stop and mourn at the grave of Kroiusos, whom raging Ares destroyed when he fought among the defenders'.
  • Parian Mable Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Anavyssos, Attica, circa 530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3851. Against white.<br />
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The body of the statue is powerful and articulate with empahasised muscles. This was a funerary statue from the grave of Kroisos, as indicated bt the inscription on its base reading, 'stop and mourn at the grave of Kroiusos, whom raging Ares destroyed when he fought among the defenders'.
  • Parian Mable Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Anavyssos, Attica, circa 530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3851. Against grey.<br />
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The body of the statue is powerful and articulate with empahasised muscles. This was a funerary statue from the grave of Kroisos, as indicated bt the inscription on its base reading, 'stop and mourn at the grave of Kroiusos, whom raging Ares destroyed when he fought among the defenders'.
  • Parian Mable Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Anavyssos, Attica, circa 530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3851. Against grey.<br />
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The body of the statue is powerful and articulate with empahasised muscles. This was a funerary statue from the grave of Kroisos, as indicated bt the inscription on its base reading, 'stop and mourn at the grave of Kroiusos, whom raging Ares destroyed when he fought among the defenders'.
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found on Thera, circa 590-570 BC BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 8.<br />
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This statue is typical of a Thera island workshop
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Melos, circa 550 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 1558.<br />
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The slenderness and delicate grace of the statue is typical of the Cctladic island of
  • Naxian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Ptoan Apolla Sactuary, Boeotia, mid 6th cent BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 10. Against white.<br />
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Tjhe soft modelling of the mid section of the body indicates that the statue comes from a Ctcladic workshop.
  • Marble Anxcient Greek Archaic meble statue of a kouros, circa 530 BC, found in Kea,  Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3886. Against grey.<br />
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The statue is a lively sculpture with good plasticity in the rendering of the torso. Made by a Kea sculptor.
  • Parian Mable Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Anavyssos, Attica, circa 530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3851.  Against grey.<br />
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The body of the statue is powerful and articulate with empahasised muscles. This was a funerary statue from the grave of Kroisos, as indicated bt the inscription on its base reading, 'stop and mourn at the grave of Kroiusos, whom raging Ares destroyed when he fought among the defenders'.
  • Parian Mable Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Anavyssos, Attica, circa 530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3851.<br />
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The body of the statue is powerful and articulate with empahasised muscles. This was a funerary statue from the grave of Kroisos, as indicated bt the inscription on its base reading, 'stop and mourn at the grave of Kroiusos, whom raging Ares destroyed when he fought among the defenders'.
  • Marble Anxcient Greek Archaic meble statue of a kouros, circa 500 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum.
  • Parian Mable Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kouros, found in Anavyssos, Attica, circa 530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 3851. Against white.<br />
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The body of the statue is powerful and articulate with empahasised muscles. This was a funerary statue from the grave of Kroisos, as indicated bt the inscription on its base reading, 'stop and mourn at the grave of Kroiusos, whom raging Ares destroyed when he fought among the defenders'.
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kore by Ariston of Paros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4889.<br />
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This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4890. The expression on the face and the rendering of the garment that follows the curves of the body underneath are remarkable. The chiton retains in many places its painted decoration with rosettes, swastikas, stars and meanders. This Kore is an extraordinary statue and is one of the most inportant of the Archaic Period. Mad by sculptor Ariston from Paros
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kore by Ariston of Paros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4889. Against grey.<br />
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This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4890. The expression on the face and the rendering of the garment that follows the curves of the body underneath are remarkable. The chiton retains in many places its painted decoration with rosettes, swastikas, stars and meanders. This Kore is an extraordinary statue and is one of the most inportant of the Archaic Period. Mad by sculptor Ariston from Paros
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kore by Ariston of Paros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4889.<br />
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This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4890. The expression on the face and the rendering of the garment that follows the curves of the body underneath are remarkable. The chiton retains in many places its painted decoration with rosettes, swastikas, stars and meanders. This Kore is an extraordinary statue and is one of the most inportant of the Archaic Period. Mad by sculptor Ariston from Paros
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kore by Ariston of Paros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4889. Against white.<br />
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This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4890. The expression on the face and the rendering of the garment that follows the curves of the body underneath are remarkable. The chiton retains in many places its painted decoration with rosettes, swastikas, stars and meanders. This Kore is an extraordinary statue and is one of the most inportant of the Archaic Period. Mad by sculptor Ariston from Paros
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kore by Ariston of Paros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4889. Against grey.<br />
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This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4890. The expression on the face and the rendering of the garment that follows the curves of the body underneath are remarkable. The chiton retains in many places its painted decoration with rosettes, swastikas, stars and meanders. This Kore is an extraordinary statue and is one of the most inportant of the Archaic Period. Mad by sculptor Ariston from Paros
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kore by Ariston of Paros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4889. Against black<br />
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This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4890. The expression on the face and the rendering of the garment that follows the curves of the body underneath are remarkable. The chiton retains in many places its painted decoration with rosettes, swastikas, stars and meanders. This Kore is an extraordinary statue and is one of the most inportant of the Archaic Period. Mad by sculptor Ariston from Paros
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kore by Ariston of Paros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4889. Against black<br />
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This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4890. The expression on the face and the rendering of the garment that follows the curves of the body underneath are remarkable. The chiton retains in many places its painted decoration with rosettes, swastikas, stars and meanders. This Kore is an extraordinary statue and is one of the most inportant of the Archaic Period. Mad by sculptor Ariston from Paros
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kore by Ariston of Paros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4889. Against grey.<br />
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This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4890. The expression on the face and the rendering of the garment that follows the curves of the body underneath are remarkable. The chiton retains in many places its painted decoration with rosettes, swastikas, stars and meanders. This Kore is an extraordinary statue and is one of the most inportant of the Archaic Period. Mad by sculptor Ariston from Paros
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kore by Ariston of Paros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4889. Against white.<br />
<br />
This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4890. The expression on the face and the rendering of the garment that follows the curves of the body underneath are remarkable. The chiton retains in many places its painted decoration with rosettes, swastikas, stars and meanders. This Kore is an extraordinary statue and is one of the most inportant of the Archaic Period. Mad by sculptor Ariston from Paros
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kore by Ariston of Paros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4889. Against grey.<br />
<br />
This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4890. The expression on the face and the rendering of the garment that follows the curves of the body underneath are remarkable. The chiton retains in many places its painted decoration with rosettes, swastikas, stars and meanders. This Kore is an extraordinary statue and is one of the most inportant of the Archaic Period. Mad by sculptor Ariston from Paros
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kore by Ariston of Paros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4889. Against grey.<br />
<br />
This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4890. The expression on the face and the rendering of the garment that follows the curves of the body underneath are remarkable. The chiton retains in many places its painted decoration with rosettes, swastikas, stars and meanders. This Kore is an extraordinary statue and is one of the most inportant of the Archaic Period. Mad by sculptor Ariston from Paros
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kore by Ariston of Paros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4889. Against white.<br />
<br />
This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4890. The expression on the face and the rendering of the garment that follows the curves of the body underneath are remarkable. The chiton retains in many places its painted decoration with rosettes, swastikas, stars and meanders. This Kore is an extraordinary statue and is one of the most inportant of the Archaic Period. Mad by sculptor Ariston from Paros
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kore by Ariston of Paros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4889.<br />
<br />
This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4890. The expression on the face and the rendering of the garment that follows the curves of the body underneath are remarkable. The chiton retains in many places its painted decoration with rosettes, swastikas, stars and meanders. This Kore is an extraordinary statue and is one of the most inportant of the Archaic Period. Mad by sculptor Ariston from Paros
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kore by Ariston of Paros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4889. Against white.<br />
<br />
This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4890. The expression on the face and the rendering of the garment that follows the curves of the body underneath are remarkable. The chiton retains in many places its painted decoration with rosettes, swastikas, stars and meanders. This Kore is an extraordinary statue and is one of the most inportant of the Archaic Period. Mad by sculptor Ariston from Paros
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kore by Ariston of Paros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4889. Against grey.<br />
<br />
This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4890. The expression on the face and the rendering of the garment that follows the curves of the body underneath are remarkable. The chiton retains in many places its painted decoration with rosettes, swastikas, stars and meanders. This Kore is an extraordinary statue and is one of the most inportant of the Archaic Period. Mad by sculptor Ariston from Paros
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kore by Ariston of Paros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4889.<br />
<br />
This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4890. The expression on the face and the rendering of the garment that follows the curves of the body underneath are remarkable. The chiton retains in many places its painted decoration with rosettes, swastikas, stars and meanders. This Kore is an extraordinary statue and is one of the most inportant of the Archaic Period. Mad by sculptor Ariston from Paros
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kore by Ariston of Paros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4889. Against grey.<br />
<br />
This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4890. The expression on the face and the rendering of the garment that follows the curves of the body underneath are remarkable. The chiton retains in many places its painted decoration with rosettes, swastikas, stars and meanders. This Kore is an extraordinary statue and is one of the most inportant of the Archaic Period. Mad by sculptor Ariston from Paros
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kore by Ariston of Paros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4889.<br />
<br />
This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4890. The expression on the face and the rendering of the garment that follows the curves of the body underneath are remarkable. The chiton retains in many places its painted decoration with rosettes, swastikas, stars and meanders. This Kore is an extraordinary statue and is one of the most inportant of the Archaic Period. Mad by sculptor Ariston from Paros
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kore by Ariston of Paros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4889. Against grey.<br />
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This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4890. The expression on the face and the rendering of the garment that follows the curves of the body underneath are remarkable. The chiton retains in many places its painted decoration with rosettes, swastikas, stars and meanders. This Kore is an extraordinary statue and is one of the most inportant of the Archaic Period. Mad by sculptor Ariston from Paros
  • Parian marble Ancient Greek Archaic statue of a kore by Ariston of Paros, found in Merenda, Attica, Circa 540-530 BC, Athens National Archaeological Museum. Cat no 4889. Against black<br />
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This funerary statue was found in the same pit as Phrasikleia cat no 4890. The expression on the face and the rendering of the garment that follows the curves of the body underneath are remarkable. The chiton retains in many places its painted decoration with rosettes, swastikas, stars and meanders. This Kore is an extraordinary statue and is one of the most inportant of the Archaic Period. Mad by sculptor Ariston from Paros
  • Kouros Statues of the Archaic Period. Early 6th c. B.C. (circa 580 B.C.)  Known as Kleovis and Biton, the two boys who heroically pulled their mother on her chariot to the sanctuary where she was to worship. They pulled the chariot for a distance of about 8km. They died the same night peacefully in their sleep according to Herodotus. Delphi Archaeological Museum.
  • Kouros Statues of the Archaic Period. Early 6th c. B.C. (circa 580 B.C.)  Known as Kleovis and Biton, the two boys who heroically pulled their mother on her chariot to the sanctuary where she was to worship. They pulled the chariot for a distance of about 8km. They died the same night peacefully in their sleep according to Herodotus. Delphi Archaeological Museum.
  • Kouros Statues of the Archaic Period. Early 6th c. B.C. (circa 580 B.C.)  Known as Kleovis and Biton, the two boys who heroically pulled their mother on her chariot to the sanctuary where she was to worship. They pulled the chariot for a distance of about 8km. They died the same night peacefully in their sleep according to Herodotus. Delphi Archaeological Museum.
  • Kouros Statues of the Archaic Period. Early 6th c. B.C. (circa 580 B.C.)  Known as Kleovis and Biton, the two boys who heroically pulled their mother on her chariot to the sanctuary where she was to worship. They pulled the chariot for a distance of about 8km. They died the same night peacefully in their sleep according to Herodotus. Delphi Archaeological Museum.
  • Kouros Statues of the Archaic Period. Early 6th c. B.C. (circa 580 B.C.)  Known as Kleovis and Biton, the two boys who heroically pulled their mother on her chariot to the sanctuary where she was to worship. They pulled the chariot for a distance of about 8km. They died the same night peacefully in their sleep according to Herodotus. Delphi Archaeological Museum.
  • Kouros Statues of the Archaic Period. Early 6th c. B.C. (circa 580 B.C.)  Known as Kleovis and Biton, the two boys who heroically pulled their mother on her chariot to the sanctuary where she was to worship. They pulled the chariot for a distance of about 8km. They died the same night peacefully in their sleep according to Herodotus. Delphi Archaeological Museum.
  • low full length view of the  Riace bronze Greek statue A cast about 460 BC. statue A was probably sculpted by Myron. The style of the Riace statues straddles the archaic period and heralds the start of the classical period. Both statues depict strong young naked warriors who stand calmly but exuding great power. Museo Nazionale della Magna Grecia,  Reggio Calabria, Italy.
  • Torso face on view of the Riace bronze Greek statue A cast about 460 BC. statue A was probably sculpted by Myron. The style of the Riace statues straddles the archaic period and heralds the start of the classical period. Both statues depict strong young naked warriors who stand calmly but exuding great power. Museo Nazionale della Magna Grecia,  Reggio Calabria, Italy.
  • Torso of the Riace bronze Greek statue A cast about 460 BC. statue A was probably sculpted by Myron. The style of the Riace statues straddles the archaic period and heralds the start of the classical period. Both statues depict strong young naked warriors who stand calmly but exuding great power. Museo Nazionale della Magna Grecia,  Reggio Calabria, Italy.
  • Full length view of the Riace bronze Greek statue A cast about 460 BC. statue A was probably sculpted by Myron. The style of the Riace statues straddles the archaic period and heralds the start of the classical period. Both statues depict strong young naked warriors who stand calmly but exuding great power. Museo Nazionale della Magna Grecia,  Reggio Calabria, Italy.
  • Torso three quarter of the Riace bronze Greek statue A cast about 460 BC. statue A was probably sculpted by Myron. The style of the Riace statues straddles the archaic period and heralds the start of the classical period. Both statues depict strong young naked warriors who stand calmly but exuding great power. Museo Nazionale della Magna Grecia,  Reggio Calabria, Italy.
  • Kouros Statues of the Archaic Period. Early 6th c. B.C. (circa 580 B.C.)  Known as Kleovis and Biton, the two boys who heroically pulled their mother on her chariot to the sanctuary where she was to worship. They pulled the chariot for a distance of about 8km. They died the same night peacefully in their sleep according to Herodotus. Delphi Archaeological Museum.
  • Kouros Statues of the Archaic Period. Early 6th c. B.C. (circa 580 B.C.)  Known as Kleovis and Biton, the two boys who heroically pulled their mother on her chariot to the sanctuary where she was to worship. They pulled the chariot for a distance of about 8km. They died the same night peacefully in their sleep according to Herodotus. Delphi Archaeological Museum.
  • Kouros Statues of the Archaic Period. Early 6th c. B.C. (circa 580 B.C.)  Known as Kleovis and Biton, the two boys who heroically pulled their mother on her chariot to the sanctuary where she was to worship. They pulled the chariot for a distance of about 8km. They died the same night peacefully in their sleep according to Herodotus. Delphi Archaeological Museum.
  • Kouros Statues of the Archaic Period. Early 6th c. B.C. (circa 580 B.C.)  Known as Kleovis and Biton, the two boys who heroically pulled their mother on her chariot to the sanctuary where she was to worship. They pulled the chariot for a distance of about 8km. They died the same night peacefully in their sleep according to Herodotus. Delphi Archaeological Museum.
  • Kouros Statues of the Archaic Period. Early 6th c. B.C. (circa 580 B.C.)  Known as Kleovis and Biton, the two boys who heroically pulled their mother on her chariot to the sanctuary where she was to worship. They pulled the chariot for a distance of about 8km. They died the same night peacefully in their sleep according to Herodotus. Delphi Archaeological Museum.
  • Kouros Statues of the Archaic Period. Early 6th c. B.C. (circa 580 B.C.)  Known as Kleovis and Biton, the two boys who heroically pulled their mother on her chariot to the sanctuary where she was to worship. They pulled the chariot for a distance of about 8km. They died the same night peacefully in their sleep according to Herodotus. Delphi Archaeological Museum.
  • Kouros Statues of the Archaic Period. Early 6th c. B.C. (circa 580 B.C.)  Known as Kleovis and Biton, the two boys who heroically pulled their mother on her chariot to the sanctuary where she was to worship. They pulled the chariot for a distance of about 8km. They died the same night peacefully in their sleep according to Herodotus. Delphi Archaeological Museum.
  • Large Female Cycladic Canonical type, Spedos variety female figurine statuette. Early Cycladic Period II from Syros phase , 1.4m high (2800-2300 BC). Museum of Cycladic Art Athens,  Against Grey Background. <br />
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This impressive Cycladic statue is distinguished by its clear outlines and perfect proportions as well as plasticity of form. A sense of movement is introduced into the staue by its left hip being raised and a slight inclination of the head to the right. This movement gives the statue an air of mysetery and makes it a precursor of the later Archaic statue forms. This sense of movement also sets this Cycladic statue apart from other of the period. It was probably a cult statue and stood at the shrine of a cult goddess.
  • Large Female Cycladic Canonical type, Spedos variety female figurine statuette. Early Cycladic Period II from Syros phase , 1.4m high (2800-2300 BC). Museum of Cycladic Art Athens,  Against white.<br />
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This impressive Cycladic statue is distinguished by its clear outlines and perfect proportions as well as plasticity of form. A sense of movement is introduced into the staue by its left hip being raised and a slight inclination of the head to the right. This movement gives the statue an air of mysetery and makes it a precursor of the later Archaic statue forms. This sense of movement also sets this Cycladic statue apart from other of the period. It was probably a cult statue and stood at the shrine of a cult goddess.
  • Large Female Cycladic Canonical type, Spedos variety female figurine statuette. Early Cycladic Period II from Syros phase , 1.4m high (2800-2300 BC). Museum of Cycladic Art Athens,  Against black<br />
<br />
This impressive Cycladic statue is distinguished by its clear outlines and perfect proportions as well as plasticity of form. A sense of movement is introduced into the staue by its left hip being raised and a slight inclination of the head to the right. This movement gives the statue an air of mysetery and makes it a precursor of the later Archaic statue forms. This sense of movement also sets this Cycladic statue apart from other of the period. It was probably a cult statue and stood at the shrine of a cult goddess.
  • Large Female Cycladic Canonical type, Spedos variety female figurine statuette. Early Cycladic Period II from Syros phase , 1.4m high (2800-2300 BC). Museum of Cycladic Art Athens,  Against Grey Background. <br />
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This impressive Cycladic statue is distinguished by its clear outlines and perfect proportions as well as plasticity of form. A sense of movement is introduced into the staue by its left hip being raised and a slight inclination of the head to the right. This movement gives the statue an air of mysetery and makes it a precursor of the later Archaic statue forms. This sense of movement also sets this Cycladic statue apart from other of the period. It was probably a cult statue and stood at the shrine of a cult goddess.
  • Large Female Cycladic Canonical type, Spedos variety female figurine statuette. Early Cycladic Period II from Syros phase , 1.4m high (2800-2300 BC). Museum of Cycladic Art Athens, <br />
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This impressive Cycladic statue is distinguished by its clear outlines and perfect proportions as well as plasticity of form. A sense of movement is introduced into the staue by its left hip being raised and a slight inclination of the head to the right. This movement gives the statue an air of mysetery and makes it a precursor of the later Archaic statue forms. This sense of movement also sets this Cycladic statue apart from other of the period. It was probably a cult statue and stood at the shrine of a cult goddess.
  • Reconstruction of  the inside of the Greek Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore] from the Greek city of Poseidonia which became Roman Paestum. .   The rear panel is from one of the long sides of the tomb and shows a symposium of men lying on couches facing low tables on which goblets have been placed.  The abondon experienced at the Synposium was one way in which the dead could access the next world .  The fresco on the lid of the tomb and shows a  diving from a column into water. The column represents the border of thye known world and therefore the limit of man's knowledge.  The dive represents the passage form this world to the next. The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety. Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Reconstruction of  the inside of the Greek Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore]. The rear panel is from one of the long sides of the tomb and shows a symposium of men lying on couches facing low tables.  The men on the couches are playing the song of Eros the liar and the flute to distract the deceased from worldly thoughts so he can enter the next world. The fresco on the lid of the tomb and shows a  diving from a column into water. The column represents the border of thye known world and therefore the limit of man's knowledge.  The dive represents the passage form this world to the next. The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety. Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Reconstruction of  the inside of the Greek Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore]. The rear panel is from one of the long sides of the tomb and shows a symposium of men lying on couches facing low tables.  The men on the couches are playing the song of Eros the liar and the flute to distract the deceased from worldly thoughts so he can enter the next world. The fresco on the lid of the tomb and shows a  diving from a column into water. The column represents the border of thye known world and therefore the limit of man's knowledge.  The dive represents the passage form this world to the next. The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety. Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Greek Fresco on the inside of Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore] from the Greek city of Poseidonia which became Roman Paestum. This panel is from one of the long sides of the tomb and shows a symposium of men lying on couches facing low tables.  The men on the couches are playing the song of Eros the liar and the flute to distract the deceased from worldly thoughts so he can enter the next world. The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety. Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Greek Fresco on the inside of Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore] from the Greek city of Poseidonia which became Roman Paestum. This panel is from one of the long sides of the tomb and shows a symposium of men lying on couches facing low tables.  The men on the couches are playing the song of Eros the liar and the flute to distract the deceased from worldly thoughts so he can enter the next world. The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety. Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Greek Fresco on the inside of Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore]. This panel is from the lid of the tomb and shows a  diving from a column into water. The column represents the border of thye known world and therefore the limit of man's knowledge.  The dive represents the passage form this world to the next. The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety.  Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Greek Fresco on the inside of Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore]. This panel is from the lid of the tomb and shows a  diving from a column into water. The column represents the border of thye known world and therefore the limit of man's knowledge.  The dive represents the passage form this world to the next. The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety.  Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Greek Fresco on the inside of Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore]. This panel is from one of the long sides of the tomb and shows a symposium of men lying on couches facing low tables on which goblets have been placed.  The abondon experienced at the Synposium was one way in which the dead could access the next world . The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety. Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Greek Fresco on the inside of Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore]. This panel is from one of the long sides of the tomb and shows a symposium of men lying on couches facing low tables on which goblets have been placed.  The abondon experienced at the Synposium was one way in which the dead could access the next world . The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety. Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Greek Fresco on the inside of Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore]. The dead man is depicted listenening to the flute of Eros which causes him to be distracted from the real world so being able to enter the next The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety .Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Greek Fresco on the inside of Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore]. The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety. This panel from the short side of the tomb shows a man with a wreathed wine crater . Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Greek Fresco on the inside of Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore]. The dead man is depicted listenening to the flute of Eros which causes him to be distracted from the real world so being able to enter the next The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety .Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Greek Fresco on the inside of Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore]. The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety. This panel from the short side of the tomb shows a man with a wreathed wine crater . Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Greek Fresco on the inside of Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore]. The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety. This panel from the short side of the tomb shows a man with a wreathed wine crater . Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Reconstruction of  the inside of the Greek Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore] from the Greek city of Poseidonia which became Roman Paestum. .   The rear panel is from one of the long sides of the tomb and shows a symposium of men lying on couches facing low tables on which goblets have been placed.  The abondon experienced at the Synposium was one way in which the dead could access the next world .  The fresco on the lid of the tomb and shows a  diving from a column into water. The column represents the border of thye known world and therefore the limit of man's knowledge.  The dive represents the passage form this world to the next. The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety. Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Reconstruction of  the inside of the Greek Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore] from the Greek city of Poseidonia which became Roman Paestum. .   The rear panel is from one of the long sides of the tomb and shows a symposium of men lying on couches facing low tables on which goblets have been placed.  The abondon experienced at the Synposium was one way in which the dead could access the next world .  The fresco on the lid of the tomb and shows a  diving from a column into water. The column represents the border of thye known world and therefore the limit of man's knowledge.  The dive represents the passage form this world to the next. The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety. Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Reconstruction of  the inside of the Greek Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore] from the Greek city of Poseidonia which became Roman Paestum. .   The rear panel is from one of the long sides of the tomb and shows a symposium of men lying on couches facing low tables on which goblets have been placed.  The abondon experienced at the Synposium was one way in which the dead could access the next world .  The fresco on the lid of the tomb and shows a  diving from a column into water. The column represents the border of thye known world and therefore the limit of man's knowledge.  The dive represents the passage form this world to the next. The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety. Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Reconstruction of  the inside of the Greek Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore]. The rear panel is from one of the long sides of the tomb and shows a symposium of men lying on couches facing low tables.  The men on the couches are playing the song of Eros the liar and the flute to distract the deceased from worldly thoughts so he can enter the next world. The fresco on the lid of the tomb and shows a  diving from a column into water. The column represents the border of thye known world and therefore the limit of man's knowledge.  The dive represents the passage form this world to the next. The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety. Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Reconstruction of  the inside of the Greek Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore]. The rear panel is from one of the long sides of the tomb and shows a symposium of men lying on couches facing low tables.  The men on the couches are playing the song of Eros the liar and the flute to distract the deceased from worldly thoughts so he can enter the next world. The fresco on the lid of the tomb and shows a  diving from a column into water. The column represents the border of thye known world and therefore the limit of man's knowledge.  The dive represents the passage form this world to the next. The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety. Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Reconstruction of  the inside of the Greek Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore]. The rear panel is from one of the long sides of the tomb and shows a symposium of men lying on couches facing low tables.  The men on the couches are playing the song of Eros the liar and the flute to distract the deceased from worldly thoughts so he can enter the next world. The fresco on the lid of the tomb and shows a  diving from a column into water. The column represents the border of thye known world and therefore the limit of man's knowledge.  The dive represents the passage form this world to the next. The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety. Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Greek Fresco on the inside of Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore] from the Greek city of Poseidonia which became Roman Paestum. This panel is from one of the long sides of the tomb and shows a symposium of men lying on couches facing low tables.  The men on the couches are playing the song of Eros the liar and the flute to distract the deceased from worldly thoughts so he can enter the next world. The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety. Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Greek Fresco on the inside of Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore] from the Greek city of Poseidonia which became Roman Paestum. This panel is from one of the long sides of the tomb and shows a symposium of men lying on couches facing low tables.  The men on the couches are playing the song of Eros the liar and the flute to distract the deceased from worldly thoughts so he can enter the next world. The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety. Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Greek Fresco on the inside of Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore]. This panel is from the lid of the tomb and shows a  diving from a column into water. The column represents the border of thye known world and therefore the limit of man's knowledge.  The dive represents the passage form this world to the next. The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety.  Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Greek Fresco on the inside of Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore]. This panel is from the lid of the tomb and shows a  diving from a column into water. The column represents the border of thye known world and therefore the limit of man's knowledge.  The dive represents the passage form this world to the next. The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety.  Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Greek Fresco on the inside of Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore]. This panel is from one of the long sides of the tomb and shows a symposium of men lying on couches facing low tables on which goblets have been placed.  The abondon experienced at the Synposium was one way in which the dead could access the next world . The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety. Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Greek Fresco on the inside of Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore]. This panel is from one of the long sides of the tomb and shows a symposium of men lying on couches facing low tables on which goblets have been placed.  The abondon experienced at the Synposium was one way in which the dead could access the next world . The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety. Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Greek Fresco on the inside of Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore]. The dead man is depicted listenening to the flute of Eros which causes him to be distracted from the real world so being able to enter the next The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety .Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Greek Fresco on the inside of Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore]. The dead man is depicted listenening to the flute of Eros which causes him to be distracted from the real world so being able to enter the next The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety .Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )
  • Greek Fresco on the inside of Tomb of  the Diver  [La Tomba del Truffatore]. The tomb is painted with the true fresco technique and its importance lies in being "the only example of Greek painting with figured scenes dating from the Orientalizing, Archaic, or Classical periods to survive in its entirety. This panel from the short side of the tomb shows a man with a wreathed wine crater . Paestrum, Andriuolo.  (480-470 BC  )

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