alabaster ivory Ulm antiquity devotional picture Mary death mourning sandstone Crucifixion Wiederholung Anmut Apollo drama angel cross limewood Faltenwurf book Blick gold bust marble horse Rome Christus strength Haare Johannes Germany
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 © 2015 Liebieghaus. All rights reserved.