Eros exhibition: Eros exhibition opens Cyclades Art Museum of Athens

eros exhibition: Eros exhibition opens Cyclades Art Museum of Athens

A statue known as Feathered Eros. ‘The concept of Eros – love – was very broad in ancient times,’ says the archaeologist Nicholaos Stampolidis, director of the museum. ‘Sexual desire was … a unifying force that encompassed the desire for anyone or indeed anything’

Photograph: Simela Pantzartzi/EPA

Ancient Sumer Woman

Lilith

Based on a terracotta relief from Sumer, circa 1950 B.C. Continue reading Ancient Sumer Woman

Greek Roman Hellenistic Life size Statues – Museum sculpture Reproductions

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ATHENIAN GREEK ORATOR GOD BACCHUS DIONYSUS
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BOY WITH THORN HELLENISTIC HUNTING APOLLO WITH DOG

Pre-Columbian pottery female figure

A very striking fragment from a pottery figure of a nude curvaceous female.

Pre-Columbian, possibly Guerrero, 2nd Millennium BC

Size: 9.5 x 6.2 cms

Fragment as shown

Ex. private collection, Oxford, UK. Continue reading Pre-Columbian pottery female figure