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Head of a Young Athlete Sculpture

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Price: $425.00
Member Price: $382.50

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Our sculpture is based on a Roman copy from around A.D. 41–54 of an original detailed sculpture attributed to Polykleitos, a Greek sculptor famous for his precision and interest in casting the male figure in harmonious proportions.

Cast marble. Hand patinated. 16''H x 8 3/4''L; 7''L base.

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  • Cast marble
  • Hand patinated
  • 16''H x 8 3/4''L7''L base
  • Gift wrap not available

Art History

The original bronze statue, from the fifth century B.C., is attributed to Polykleitos, a famous Greek sculptor. Polykleitos sought rigorous, mathematically based proportions in his figures. His attention to the smallest details can be seen in the precise design of each lock of hair on this young athlete's head.

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Description

Our sculpture is based on a Roman copy from around A.D. 41–54 of an original detailed sculpture attributed to Polykleitos, a Greek sculptor famous for his precision and interest in casting the male figure in harmonious proportions.

Cast marble. Hand patinated. 16''H x 8 3/4''L; 7''L base.

Sorry, gift wrap is not available for this item.





  • Cast marble
  • Hand patinated
  • 16''H x 8 3/4''L7''L base
  • Gift wrap not available




Art History

The original bronze statue, from the fifth century B.C., is attributed to Polykleitos, a famous Greek sculptor. Polykleitos sought rigorous, mathematically based proportions in his figures. His attention to the smallest details can be seen in the precise design of each lock of hair on this young athlete's head.


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