Greek Goddess of Victory, Nike by Mahealani Palepale. Wing Victory of Samothrace, also identified as the Goddess of Victory, Nike, was discovered by Charles Champoiseau in 1863 on a small island of Samothrace. This immaculate sculpture stands at 3.28m (11 feet) and is erected of Parian marble for the figurine and Gray Lartos marble for the base in which she stands on the bow of a vessel.

Greek Goddess of Victory, Nike

Has anyone noticed that Nike statues are always headless? of Victory! Winged Victory (Nike) of Samothrace, Greek statue (marble), century BC (Musée du Louvre, Paris).

Ancient Greece. The Winged Victory of Samothrace, also called the Nike of Samothrace,[1] is a 2nd century BC marble sculpture of the Greek goddess Nike (Victory). Since 1884, it has been prominently displayed at the Louvre and is one of the most celebrated sculptures in the world. Invisible Ink | The Salt Girl Speaks

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This is one of my favorite sculptures. It is the Winged Victory of Samothrace. It’s from the second century BCE, and it represents the Greek god of victory, Nike. It was made to commemorate a successful sea battle in Samothrace,

The Winged Victory of Samothrace, ca. 190 BCE. | Victoria de Samotracia, ca. 190 a.C.

Nike alighting on a warship (Nike of Samothrace), from Samothrace, Greece, ca. 190 BC (otherwise known as Winged Victory or Victory of Samothrace).

~Winged Victory ~* also called "Nike of Samothrace" Love love this piece!

Greek Art - A famous late Hellenistic statue is the 'Nike', or 'Winged Victory'. The Winged Victory or Nike of Samothrace, Marble, c. 190 BC - my favorite piece of artwork, which I got to see at the Louvre

The winged victory of Samothrace. I saw this at the top of the grand staircase at the Louvre. It's extraordinary

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The Winged Victory of Samothrace, also called the Nike of Samothrace, marble sculpture of the Greek goddess Nike. Dated at 190 BC at the Musee du Louvre in Paris, France

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Early 20th Century Winged Victory Sculpture | From a unique collection of antique and modern sculptures at https://www.1stdibs.com/furniture/decorative-objects/sculptures/

Early 20th Century Winged Victory Sculpture

Early 20th Century Winged Victory Sculpture | From a unique collection of antique and modern sculptures at https://www.1stdibs.com/furniture/decorative-objects/sculptures/

Nike of Samthrace or Winged Victory Rhodian Sculptor Between 220 and 190BC, Marble, Louvre Museum, Paris

Greek Art Winged Victory of Samothrace Marble, h. m ft) Found on the island of Samothrace Around 190 BC Musee du Louvre, Paris

Winged Victory of Samothrace, Nike "If this was victory, what the hell did the loser look like?" KB

Winged Victory of Samothrace, also called the Nike of Samothrace. century BC marble sculpture of the Greek goddess Nike (Victory). --- my almost tattoo in memory of my sister.

The Winged Victory of Samothrace, c. 190 BC –  Louvre

The Winged Victory of Samothrace, c. 190 BC – Louvre

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