Praxiteles

Greek, ca. 400 B.C. - ca. 330 B.C.

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Praxiteles

Greek, ca. 400 B.C. - ca. 330 B.C.

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One of the most important sculptors of ancient Greece, Praxiteles is best known for his marble …

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One of the most important sculptors of ancient Greece, Praxiteles is best known for his marble sculptures, although he also worked in bronze. He produced elegant representations of gods and mythological figures, as well as portrait sculptures, pioneering a new humanizing style that transformed the detached divinities …

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