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The human body as marble statuary

The human body has been depicted throughout different cultures and times. As the representation of anatomic details became more accurate, statuary managed to embody emotions, social status, power and relationships, redefining standards of beauty and self-representation.

Musei Capitolini (Rome), colossal head of Constantine
Gravmæle over Alma Goethe
Turkey, Aphrodisias, Archaeological Museum
Seated Cupid
Turkey, Ephesus, Archaeological Museum
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Rome, Musei Vaticani, colossal statue of Emperor Claudius
Archeological Museum of Ephesus, dying man from the sculptural group found in the Pollio f…
Images of 3D model of statue of Bassus
Aquileia- Museo: Venere Ellenistica
ancient Greek from "Three Vassar Girls in Italy. A holiday excursion of three college girl…
Livia. Copenaghen: Gliptoteca Ny Carlsberg
Saint Peter
Roma: Museo Capitolino. Germanico
Sculpture, Head of Roman Lady
Istanbul, archaeological museum, female statue
Paestum, santuario di Hera alla foce del Sele: statuetta di Eilythia
Leptis Magna (Libia): plascoscenico del teatro
Greece, Ancient Corinth, capital with human figures
Varna (Bulgaria). Museo archeologico. Candeliere da Varna (VI-VII sec.- marmo- alt. cm 20,…
Parenzo (Jugoslavia): Museo (Foto Harturig Köppermann - Monaco)
Archaeological Museum of Ephesus, funerary relief, a sitting woman and a standing man
Cyprus, sculpture
Bust of Princess Frederika Sophia Wilhelmina (1751-1820)
Turkey, Aphrodisias Museum, Female statue
Amazon marble statue
Atene. Acropoli. L'Eretteo (Negativo Prof. Bovini)
Parigi: Museo del Louvre. Figura femminile, forse Messalina col figlio Britannico
Sleeping Beauty
Statua ellenistica / Prestito della Soprintendenza alle Antichità della Lombardia, Milano
Bust of Michiel de Ruyter (1607-1676)
Parenzo (Jugoslavia): Museo. Frammento di sarcofago (Foto Harturig Köppermann - Monaco)
Inigo Jones (1573-1652)
Admiral Edward Vernon (1684-1757)
Bust of Pierre-André de Suffren (1726-1788)
Bust of Mary II Stuart (1662-1695)
Sofia- Museo archeologico. Testa di Apollo di Sofia (Bronzo)- II sec. alt. cm 37
Vice-Admiral Horatio Nelson, 1758-1805
Edward Brailsford Bright (?)
The Bath
Wild Flower
The Son
Bust of Stadholder William IV (1711-1751)
Portrait of an Unknown Woman
Photograph
Discus thrower
Museo di Istanbul - Apollo di Tralles
Photograph
Treviri (Germania): Rheinisches Landesmuseum. Mercurio di Altbachtal