EXEKIAS, Achilles and Ajax playing a dice game (detail from an Athenian black-figure amphora), from Vulci, Italy, ca. 540–530 BCE.
Geometric krater, from the Dipylon cemetery, Athens, Greece, ca. 740 BCE.
ca. 530 BCE.
Marble, 6’ 4” high.
Peplos Kore, from the
Acropolis, Athens, Greece,
ca. 530 BCE. Marble, 4’
Zeus (or Poseidon?), from the sea off
Cape Artemision, Greece, ca. 460–450
BCE. Bronze, 6’ 10” high.
POLYKLEITOS, Doryphoros (Spear Bearer). Roman marble copy
from Pompeii, Italy, after a bronze original of ca. 450–440 BCE, 6’ 11” high.
Seated boxer, from Rome, Italy,
ca. 100–50 BCE. Bronze, 4’ 2”
Hermes and the infant
•By follower of Praxiteles (son
or grandson possibly)•Contrapposto•New standard of adult and child interaction
Nike alighting on a warship (Nike of Samothrace), from Samothrace, Greece, ca. 190 BCE. Marble, figure 8’ 1” high. Louvre, Paris.
Portrait of Vespasian,
ca. 75–79 CE. Marble, 1’ 4” high.
Maison Carrée, Nîmes, France, ca. 1–10 CE.
Dionysiac mystery frieze, Second Style wall paintings in Room 5 of the Villa of the Mysteries, Pompeii, Italy, ca. 60–50 BCE.
Caryatid from the south porch of the Erechtheion, Acropolis, Athens, Greece, ca. 421–405 BCE. Marble, 7’ 7” high.
Ara Pacis Augustae (Altar of Augustan Peace looking northeast), Rome, Italy, 13–9 BCE
Temple of Zeus at Olympus (470 – 457 BCE)
Grave stele of Hegeso, from the
Dipylon cemetery, Athens, Greece, ca.
400 BCE. Marble, 5’ 2” high.
POLYKLEITOS THE YOUNGER, Theater, Epidauros, Greece, ca. 350 BCE.
Erechtheion (looking northwest), Acropolis, Athens, Greece, ca. 421–405 BCE.
IKTINOS and KALLIKRATES, Parthenon, (Temple of Athena Parthenos, looking southeast), Acropolis, Athens, Greece, 447–438 BCE.
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