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Praxiteles Praxiteles of Athens, the son of Cephisodotus, was ... no certain evidence for either position. Though Praxiteles may be considered as in some ways ... works. Hermes bearing the infant Dionysus, by Praxiteles Our knowledge of Praxiteles has received a great addition, and ...
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Praxiteles   (translated from German)
Praxiteles Knidi Aphrodite Hermes of the Praxiteles Praxiteles (* around 392 v. Chr. in Athens) was ... Lysipp in that lateclassical Greek epoch. Life Praxiteles was son and pupil of the Kephisodotos ... group that Niobe with their children of Praxiteles or of Skopas is created, was ...
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Praxiteles   (translated from Dutch)
Praxiteles Praxiteles ( 4e century v. Chr. ) are the name ... Athens, where hetaere Phryne its pleased was. Praxiteles peak become Plinius the older one put ... human body to radiating beauty to mould. Praxiteles god-driven have taken also distance of ... small Dionysus on the arm ( "Hermes van Praxiteles"), retrieved in Hera-tempel of Olympia, ...
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Praxíteles   (translated from Spanish)
Praxíteles Greek classic Escultor of century IV adC. been born in Atenas towards the 400, assets until the 330 adC. The Old one formed with its Cefisódotos father. Their works are characterized by the call charis (grace) ática and consisting of the praxiteliana "curved" call an elegant one contrapposto. Among them ...
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Praxíteles   (translated from Portuguese)
Praxíteles Hermes of Praxíteles. Praxíteles ( Atenas , 390 - they idem, 330.C.), to the side of Fídias , was most famous of the Greek sculptors. Some workmanships of its authorship, described for writers of antiquity, Romans are known through copies. The statue in mármore Hércules and Dionísio infant, currently in Olímpia , is considered ...
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Aphrodite of Knidos
... most famous creations of the Attic sculptor Praxiteles (4th century BC). The statue became famous ... Knidos showing the Aphrodite of Knidos by Praxiteles. A frontal view of the Colonna Venus ... possibly apocryphal account by Pliny the Elder, Praxiteles received a commission from the citizens of ... for a statue of the goddess Aphrodite. Praxiteles then created two versions--one fully clothed ... one of the most famous works by Praxiteles for the bold depiction of Aphrodite ...
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Hermes of Olympia   (translated from German)
Hermes of Olympia Hermes of the Praxiteles Hermes of the Praxiteles The Hermes of the Praxiteles That Hermes of Olympia is one Marmorgruppe ... early Hellenismus . Those Skulptur becomes that Bildhauer Praxiteles attributed. It is in the museum too ... 1927. Carl Bluemel: The Hermes of a Praxiteles. Small, Baden-Baden 1948. Albert Kreuzer: ...
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Sculpture of Ancient Greece
... was artistic director of the Parthenon project. Praxiteles made the female nude a respectable subject ... be the greatest statue in the world. Praxiteles is also known for his creation of ... this period. See also The Hermes of Praxiteles Gisela M. A. Richter American Journal of ...
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... replica of the Aphrodite of Knidos by Praxiteles, which Phryne is thought to have modelled ... Cnidian Aphrodite (the Aphrodite of Knidos) by Praxiteles. When accused of profaning the Eleusinian mysteries ... A statue of Phryne, the work of Praxiteles, was placed in a temple at Thespiae ...
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... friend Donatello is the very Faun of Praxiteles. Is it not true, Hilda?" is the ... transform the other characters. (The "Faun of Praxiteles", as Hawthorne describes it, is an imaginary sculpture loosely based on Praxiteles' Hermes.) In C.S. Lewis' classic, The ...
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