Bronze dimensions with marble base: height 18" x width 13". Marble dimensions: 5 1/2" x 5 1/2".
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 while portraying a fluid and clever drapery through its features that the Greeks considered to be the ideal beauty. The nike figure was originally part of the. Complex of the temple of samothrace. Dedicated to the great gods. It stood on a rosestal pedestal of grey marble. From a ship probably one. , and represents the goddess as she descends from heaven to the triumphant fleet. Before losing his arms, which have never been recovered, the right arm of nike was lifted, wrapped around his mouth to launch the victory cry. The opening is remarkable for its convincing rendering of a pose where there is a violent movement and sudden immobility, 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 rafael.
Most orders are shipped within 24 to 48 hours of purchase. Please contact us before making any purchases in these areas. 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 stood on a rostral pedestal of grey marble of lartos. Increase your sales abroad with the global webinterpret list solution.
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