Gods in Color: Polychromy in the Ancient World

Gods in Color: Polychromy in the Ancient World will offer an astonishing look at Classical sculpture swathed in their original vibrant colors questioning the perception of an all-white "classical" ideal.
, 'Parthenon from the Southeast,' 1805, Legion of Honor

Various Artists

Parthenon from the Southeast, 1805

Legion of Honor

, 'Reconstruction (A1) of the so-called Chios kore from the Akropolis in Athens,' 2009, Legion of Honor

Various Artists

Reconstruction (A1) of the so-called Chios kore from the Akropolis in Athens, 2009

Legion of Honor

, 'Red-figure volute krater, Southern Italian, Apulia,' ca. 330–320 BC, Legion of Honor

Various Artists

Red-figure volute krater, Southern Italian, Apulia, ca. 330–320 BC

Legion of Honor

, 'Statue of a Crouching Lion,' Greece (Attica); about 350 BC, Legion of Honor

Various Artists

Statue of a Crouching Lion, Greece (Attica); about 350 BC

Legion of Honor

, 'Reconstruction B of the Cuirrassed Torso,' 2005, Legion of Honor

Various Artists

Reconstruction B of the Cuirrassed Torso, 2005

Legion of Honor

, 'Reconstruction B of a Trojan archer,' 2005, Legion of Honor

Various Artists

Reconstruction B of a Trojan archer, 2005

Legion of Honor