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Greek: Hellenistic Period

323-31 BC

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Head of Alexander the Great

Greek: Hellenistic (323-31 BC)

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Altar of Zeus

at Pergamon

Greek: Hellenistic (323-31 BC)

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Gallic Chief Killing Himself and his Wife

Greek: Hellenistic (323-31 BC)

"formiddable enemy approach"

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Dying Gaul

at Pergamon

Greek: Hellenistic (323-31 BC)

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Demosthenes

by Polyeuktos

Greek: Hellenistic (323-31)

depiction of old age

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Seated Boxer

Greek: Hellenistic (323-31 BC)

"The Ugly Truth"

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Old Market Woman

Greek: Hellenistic (323-31 BC)

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Aphrodite from Milos (Venus de Milo)

Greek: Hellenistic (323-31 BC)

much more sexual than Praxiteles Aphrodite

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Sleeping Satyr (Barbarini Faun)

Greek: Hellenistic (323-31 BC)

overly sexualized

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Nike of Samothrace (Winged Victory)

Greek: Hellenistic (323-31 BC)

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Laocoön and His Two Sons

from Palace of Titus

by Hagesandros, Polydoros, and Athenodoros

Greek: Hellenistic (323-31 BC)

might actually be Roman

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Head of Odysseus

from Tiberius Grotto at Sperlonga, Italy

by Hadesandros, Polydoros, and Athenodoros

Greek: Hellenistic (323-31 BC)

might actually be Roman, early 1st century AD