ivory limewood strength Blick mourning Anmut Johannes cross death Wiederholung Apollo antiquity drama Christus angel Ulm marble devotional picture Crucifixion Mary sandstone Germany alabaster Haare book horse bust gold Rome Faltenwurf
Discus Thrower by the Classical sculptor Naukydes
This Frankfurt sculpture depicts a discus thrower at the peak of his physical exertion. Naukydes, a famous sculptor of the Greek classical period, chooses for his work the moment of greatest concentration and bodily alignment. Thus, the young man…
Copyright © 2014 Liebieghaus. All rights reserved.