Since 1884, it has been highlighted in the. And is one of the most famous sculptures in the world. Nike de Samothrace was discovered in 1863, but it is estimated that it was created around 190 B. It was created not only to honor the goddess nike, but also to honor a naval battle.
It conveys a feeling of action and triumph as well as the representation of fluid and clever draperies through its features that the Greeks considered to be an ideal beauty. The nike figure was originally part of the. Complex of the temple of samothrace.Dedicated to the great gods. It rested on a rostral pedestal of grey marble. From a ship probably one.
, and represents the goddess descending from heaven to the triumphant fleet. Before she lost her arms, which were never recovered, nike's right arm was lifted, cut around her mouth to launch the victory cry. The opening is distinguished by its convincing rendering of a pose where the violent movement and sudden immobility meet, for its graceful balance and for the rendering of the clothes draped in the figure, represented as undulating in a strong sea breeze, which is considered particularly convincing. This bronze reproduction was cast according to the method of lost wax.
And has a brown patina. It is signed by the unknown artist Raphael. Most orders are shipped within 24 to 48 hours of purchase. Please contact us before making any purchases in these areas.
Please refer to the "Delivery Handling" table for the rates for each area. The winged victory of samothrace, also called the samothrace nike, is a second century BC.
Marble sculpture of the Greek goddess nike (the victory). Since 1884, it has been highlighted in Persian and is one of the most famous sculptures in the world. The nike figure was originally part of the samothrace temple complex dedicated to the great gods, megalon theon.It rested on a rostral pedestal of grey marble. Increase your sales abroad with the global webinterpret list solution.
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