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The Laocoon group. Greek Sculpture - Trojan priest Laocoon has warned his compatriots against accepting the wooden horse in which Greek soldiers are hiding. The Olympians take their revenge.

The Laocoon group. Greek Sculpture - Trojan priest Laocoon has warned his compatriots against accepting the wooden horse in which Greek soldiers are hiding. The Olympians take their revenge.

Marble statue of Aphrodite Euploia; left foot raised for removal of sandal and resting on head of swan; ship's rudder at side. Hellenistic 2ndC BC

Marble statue of Aphrodite Euploia; left foot raised for removal of sandal and resting on head of swan; ship's rudder at side. Hellenistic 2ndC BC

Greek costume for women 650-300 B.C. Chlamydon, fabric pleated into a fabric band usually worn over the Ionic chiton. Draped diagonally across the body.

Greek costume for women 650-300 B.C. Chlamydon, fabric pleated into a fabric band usually worn over the Ionic chiton. Draped diagonally across the body.

Polykleitos' "Doryphoros" c. 450 BCE. Polykleitos used mathematical formulas to create a "perfect" representation of physical and moral beauty.

Polykleitos' "Doryphoros" c. 450 BCE. Polykleitos used mathematical formulas to create a "perfect" representation of physical and moral beauty.

Parian marble figure of a draped woman, probably a private portrait. She wears a himation over a long chiton;

Parian marble figure of a draped woman, probably a private portrait. She wears a himation over a long chiton;

Kuros or kuroi were men images of a size bigger than natural. They appear looking at the front, with the arms along the body and a foot before the other even when both of them are glued to the floor. Their anatomy is not naturalistic, but there is a first attempt of copying it. The hair is made with repeated forms. The face presents an archaich smile and the eyes are big and almond shape.

Kuros or kuroi were men images of a size bigger than natural. They appear looking at the front, with the arms along the body and a foot before the other even when both of them are glued to the floor. Their anatomy is not naturalistic, but there is a first attempt of copying it. The hair is made with repeated forms. The face presents an archaich smile and the eyes are big and almond shape.