Author: School of Rhodes
Measurements: 106 x 98 x 290H cm
Weight: 300 kg
Technique: Cast – Reconstructed marble
The original work is attributed to Pythokritos of Rhodes around 190 B.C. The original sculpture, in marble of Paros, belongs to the Louvre Museum (Paris). It was discovered in 1863 in the island of Samothrace by the French consul Charles Champoiseau, amateur archaeologist.
Finish in aged marble of the original work.
References: M.J. Almagro, Museo de Reproducciones Artísticas : Catálogo del arte clásico, Madrid, Dirección General de Bellas Artes y Archivos, Subdirección General de Museos, 2000, n. 201, p. 233.
The creation of this artwork has required highskilled craftmanship. Our bespoke Replicas were sculpted with traditional casting methods whose mold has been either the original artist piece or its faithfull copy from world class glyptothek.
We use recontructed marble in our engeneering team designed, rotating molds. Proart creates outstanding handcrafted replicas of the finest museum classic mediterranean ancient art. The material is perfectly resistant for outdoors and can even be placed underwater if desired. Each piece is unique and may slightly differ from the picture.
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