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Tanagra Terra Cotta Figures from Ancient Greece

Michelle Gregor
❤ - Aphrodite (Venus) and Eros (Cupid) on a goose, Greek statuette (terracotta), century BC, (British Museum, London). Ancient Art, Ancient History, Art History, Terracota, Aphrodite, Statues, Greek Gods And Goddesses, Goddess Of Love, Greek Art

Aphrodite and Eros on a Goose - Greek statuette terracotta, circa 4th c. BC - at the British Museum

Figured vessel: Aphrodite in a shell, First quarter of the century BC, Attica (?) Clay, polychrome paints, Copyright © State Hermitage Museum The Mighty Aphrodite. Aphrodite, Ancient History, Art History, European History, Ancient Aliens, American History, Objets Antiques, Art Ancien, Classical Antiquity

Attica (?), Afrodite in una conchiglia, Gesso policromo, Primo quarto del IV secolo a.C., Hermitage, San Pietroburgo.

Tanagra Figure of Aphrodite with Tanagra figure of Aphrodite with Eros - found Hellas, about 400 B. now at the Los Angeles County Art Museum Greece, Sculpture Terracotta Height: 16 in. Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Ancient History, Art History, Roman Sculpture, Art Sculpture, Aphrodite, 7 Arts, Art Roman

His Marmoreal Calm: Photo

"The formal perfection and clarity of her prose recall the work of one of her heroes, Edward Gibbon. Yet she contemplated and described in rapid, vivid detail scenes of past and present horror that would have robbed even the unflappable historian of the Roman Empire of his marmoreal calm." Anthony Grafton, introduction to The Thirty Years War by C. V. Wedgwood

Head of a Woman Etruscan Century BC Early Italian cultures decorated their buildings with sculpture made of terracotta. The head retains traces of its original colors: white for the skin and red for the hair, with gilding on the diadem. Historical Artifacts, Ancient Artifacts, Roman Sculpture, Sculpture Art, Roman History, Art History, Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Carthage

Head of a Woman

Early Italian cultures decorated their buildings with sculpture made of terracotta. The head retains traces of its original colors: white for the skin and red for the hair, with gilding on the diadem (crown).

mini-girlz: “Figurine with Hermes and female figure sitting on Tomb - at the Archaeological Museum of Catalonia, Barcelona ” Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Ancient History, Terracota, Historical Artifacts, Ancient Artifacts, Roman Sculpture, Sculpture Art

Figurine with Hermes and female figure sitting on Tomb - at the Archaeological Museum of Catalonia, Barcelona

Eternal Little Goddess Ancient Goddesses, Greek Gods And Goddesses, Greek And Roman Mythology, Greece Culture, Terracota, Greek Art, Grand Palais, Sculpture, Animal Skulls

Eternal Little Goddess

Exploring the beauty and mystery of the female figurine and her mythic journey through time.

statues of a maiden and a little girl Griechische Antike - full-length peplos over a chiton Ancient Greek Dress, Ancient Greek Clothing, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Ancient History, Art History, Greek History, Classical Greece

Marble funerary statues of a maiden and a little girl | Greek, Attic | Late Classical | The Met

Toward the end of the fourth century B.C., Attic grave monuments became increasingly elaborate. Freestanding figures such as these were often placed within a shallow, roofed, marble structure that was open at the front

Roman era cast used for producing oil lamps, Nabeul museum. Ancient Pompeii, Roman Era, Ceramic Spoons, Roman History, Pottery Designs, Ancient Artifacts, Oil Lamps, Bronze, Clay

Lamp mould

Roman era cast used for producing oil lamps, Nabeul museum.

Female figure, from Boeotia, century BC (terracotta). Greek / Museo Arqueologico Nacional, Madrid, Spain / Photo © AISA / The Bridgeman Art Library Terracota, Roman History, Art History, Ancient Art, Ancient History, Greece Culture, Classical Greece, Ancient Goddesses, Roman Art

Eternal Little Goddess

Exploring the beauty and mystery of the female figurine and her mythic journey through time.

The History of Cosmic Pharaoh Quetzalcoatl ~ Odin ~ Wotan ~ Shiva ~ Lucifer and the Mother of Darkness-Kali ~ Marа. Greece Culture, Ancient Goddesses, Sculptures, Lion Sculpture, Mycenae, Terracota, Roman Art, Greek Art, Ancient Greece

Terracotta Eros | Greek, probably Attic | Late Classical | The Met

Robinson, David Moore. 1952. Excavations at Olynthus: Terracottas, lamps and coins found in 1934 and 1938, Vol. 14, D.M. Robinson, ed. p. 302, Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press.Karoglou, Kyriaki

berndblacha: “ Hippocampus and Nereid carrying the shield of Achilles, Terracotta 323 B. Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Ancient History, Art History, Roman Sculpture, Lion Sculpture, Sculpture Romaine, Greek Antiquity, Les Nereides

Animus Inviolabilis

berndblacha: “ Hippocampus and Nereid carrying the shield of Achilles, Terracotta #Greek 323 B.C @MuseeLouvre ”

Explore a cross-section of Greek works that highlight Gods and Goddesses from Greek mythology, including vases, sculpture, and jewelry, from the Greek Artifacts, Greece Culture, Minoan, Mycenaean, Hellenistic Period, Legends And Myths, Terracota, Italian Art, Bronze

Eros with a goose. Greek , 200–140 B.C. Height: 17 cm. Terracotta. | MFA

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