Quantcast Ancient Greek Monumental Socrates Bronze Bust Paris Louvre Philosopher- created by Lysippos

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  Ancient Greek Monumental Socrates Bronze Bust Paris Louvre Philosopher- created by Lysippos
Ancient Greek Monumental Socrates Bronze Bust Paris Louvre Philosopher- created by Lysippos


 

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Statue Size: 18" Tall x 11" Wide x 13" Deep
Statue Weight: 105 lbs
Approx. Statue Shipping Weight: 160 lbs
Patina Color: Dark Brown
Marble Base/ Base Size: 8" tall and 10.5" diameter

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We offer our rendition of the Greek philosopher, Socrates, located at the Louvre, identified by other portraits inscribed, carved or painted. The reproduced portrait in the Louvre may be the face of the statue's posthumous philosopher sitting, created by sculptor Lysippos to 318-317 BC. It is known by Diogenes Laertius ( Vitis PhilosophorumII, 5, 43), Greek writer of the third century AD, the original bronze, now lost, was ordered to Lysippus by the Athenians, and erected in the Agora, because 'they regretted that they had condemned Socrates to death.

Features
  • Created by Lost Wax method
  • Mounted on Black Marble Base (included)

Average Customer Review: 5 of 5 | Total Reviews: 1 Write a review.


  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
 
I like this one the best. December 23, 2011
Reviewer: K_T from Tokyo,Japan  
This is a very big strong bronze.
I like this one the best.
Beauty,massiveness,presence,
All suitable for Socrates.

well packaged and safe.quick shipped.
Thank you!

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