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Krater

Greek

Geometric

ca. 750 BCE

Painted terracotta 

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Temple of Hera

Paestum, Italy

 c. 550 BCE 

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Marble statue of a kouros (youth)

 c. 590–580 BCE

Ancient Greece

 “Archaic style”

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Exekias

Achilles and Ajax Playing Dice

black-figure vase, Amphora

c. 530-40 BCE 

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Panathenaic Amphora with the figure of Athena

Black-figure painting

c. 500 BCE

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Euphronious

Death of Sarpedon

Red-figure krater

c. 515 BCE

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Statue of Diadoumenos (youth tying a fillet around his head)

  ca. 69–96 CE

Roman copy of a Greek bronze statue by Polykleitos

430 BCE

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Iktinos & Kallikrates, the Parthenon

Athens  

447-432 BCE

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Phidias

Marble metope showing a battling centaur and Lapith from the Parthenon  

c. 440 BCE

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Praxiteles

Aphrodite of Knidos

composite of two Roman copies after original marble of

c. 350 BCE

Naked vs. Nude

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Aphrodite of Melos

c. 150 BCE

marble

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Nike (Victory) of Samothrace

 c. 180 BCE

marble

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Statue of an old market woman

1st century CE Roman copy?

Marble

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Julius Caesar Portrait Bust

49-46 BCE Marble  
found in a riverbed, near the French city of Arles 

Verism or truthfulness ends with Ceasar

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Portrait bust of a man, c. 80 BCE

Republican Rome

Marble

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Aulus Metellus

c. 80 BCE

bronze

Gifted at speech, indicated by "listen to me gesture"

Wearing toga, only senators wore

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Augustus of  Prima Porta

c. 20 BCE Marble

established image

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Ara Pacis

Rome

13-9 BCE

marble Altar of Augustan Peace

Allegory: Representation of an idea

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Temple, perhaps dedicated to Portunus

Ancient Rome

late 2nd century BCE 

Engaged columns

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Arch of Titus, Rome

c. 81 CE

marble

Incorporates barrel vaulted roman arch

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Flavian Ampitheatre

Rome “The Colosseum,”

70 - 80 CE

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The Pantheon

Rome

c. 125 CE