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The Discobolus of Myron is a Greek sculpture completed at the start of the Classical Period, figuring a youthful ancient Greek athlete throwing discus, circa ...

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Apr 12, 2016 ... The Discobolus or "discus thrower" is one of the most iconic artworks of classical antiquity. Originally sculpted in bronze by an Athenian man ...

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The Discobolus: marble statue of an athlete stooping to throw the discus. One of several Roman copies made of a lost bronze original made in the 5th century ...

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Mar 28, 2017 ... The discus-thrower (Gk. discobolus) has become the iconic image of the Olympic Games, and a fantastic representation of the athletic ideal.

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Myron, Discobolus (Discus Thrower), Roman copy of an ancient Greek bronze from c. 450 B.C.E., Classical Period (Palazzo Massimo alle Terme). Speakers: Dr.

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Although Myron was renown in antiquity for a bronze heifer so realistic that it could be mistaken for an actual cow, it is the "Discus Thrower" for which he is most ...

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Discobolus: Myron: …Acropolis of Athens, and the Discobolus (“Discus Thrower”) , both in marble copies made in Roman times.

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Jun 27, 2018 ... One of the most celebrated statues from antiquity, the “Discobolus” remains a cautionary tale about the ways in which we speak about ideal ...

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by Amanda Bauer. Uploaded Image. Discobolos, Myron. The Discobolos was originally sculpted in bronze in about 450 BCE by Myron, but is known today only  ...