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Corinthian Order

Greek: 4th Century BC

Essentially same as Doric, acanthus leaves

discovered/created by Kallimachus

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Tholos at Epidauros

Polykleites the Younger

Greek: 4th Century BC

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Tholos at Delphi

Greek: 4th Century BC

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Monument of Lysikrates

at Athens

Corinthian order

First external use of corinthian order

Greek: 4th Century BC

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Theater at Epidauros

Greek: 4th Century BC

Designed by Polykleitos the Younger

  • Built into hillside

3 Parts:

  1. Skene (scene) building
  2. Orchestra (stage)
  3. Cavea (seating)

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Aphrodite from Knidos

Praxiteles

Greek: 4th Century BC

(Roman Copy)

Moment female nudity enters sculpture

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Hermes with Infant Dionysos

Praxiteles

Greek: 4th Century BC

  • Exaggerated contrapposto
  • interaction b/w Hermes and Dionysos
  • creates space (arm reaching out)

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Grave Stele of Young Hunter

Greek: 4th Century BC

emotion conveyed to greater extent than before

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Heracles

Skopas

Greek: 4th Century BC

deeply set eyes

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Apoxyomenos (Scraper)

Lysippos

Greek: 4th Century BC

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Weary Herakles

Lysippos

Greek: 4th Century BC

  • Might actually be roman

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Stag Hunt (Pebble Mosaic)

by Gnosis

at Pella, Greece

Greek: 4th Century BC

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Hades Abducting Persephone

wall painting from tomb at Vergina

Greek: 4th Century BC

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The Alexander Mosaic (Battle of Issus?)

from Pompeii

Greek: 4th Century BC