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Riace bronzes

Riace bronzes   Reference library

The Grove Encyclopedia of Classical Art and Architecture

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2007
Subject:
Art & Architecture, Classical studies
Length:
1,317 words
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2

Two ancient Greek over life-size bronze statues of naked warriors (Reggio Calabria, Mus. N.). They were discovered underwater ...

Riace Warriors

Riace Warriors   Reference library

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Classical studies, History
Length:
660 words
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1

The Riace Warriors are two life-size bronze statues of heroized warriors with nude powerful bodies and bearded mature faces, originally ...

Riace Bronzes

Riace Bronzes   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to Western Art

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2003
Subject:
Art & Architecture
Length:
295 words

(mid-5th century bc; Reggio di Calabria, Mus. Nazionale). ...

These two bronze statues, found in 1972 off the coast of

‘Riace warriors’

‘Riace warriors’   Reference library

Antony J. S. Spawforth

The Oxford Classical Dictionary (4 ed.)

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2012
Subject:
Classical studies, History
Length:
92 words

two masterpieces of Greek bronze-casting, from (it seems) an ancient *shipwreck; found off the toe of Italy in 1972...

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