Statue of the Aphrodite of Knidos

Marble | 168 x 57.2cm | 2nd century AD

Praxiteles

This statue was inspired by the most famous Greek sculpture of a goddess, the Aphrodite of Knidos. Carved by the sculptor Praxiteles in the 4th century B.C. from fine marble, it enjoyed great renown as the first devotional statue of a female goddess ...
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