Apollo Sitting on the Omphalos

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Description

The view is of the entire sculpture from the right front. The young male figure has long wavy hair. His right arm reaches out gently with an object in his palm. The lower half of his body is draped. His toes are visible. The marble varies from light brown to almost white. There is a large rust colored area on the figure's chest.

Physical Description

1 art original : marble ;

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. [-0499..-0400].

Context

This physical object is part of the collection entitled: ARTsource and was provided by UNT College of Visual Arts + Design to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 117 times , with 5 in the last month . More information about this object can be viewed below.

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  • Saskia, Ltd.

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UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

The UNT College of Visual Arts + Design (CVAD) seeks to engage UNT's diverse student population with issues of artistic heritage, stimulate students' imagination and involvement with the world, foster their critical and analytical thinking, and inspire their creativity through educational opportunities in art education, art history, design, and studio arts, all supported by a vital program of creative research.

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Description

The view is of the entire sculpture from the right front. The young male figure has long wavy hair. His right arm reaches out gently with an object in his palm. The lower half of his body is draped. His toes are visible. The marble varies from light brown to almost white. There is a large rust colored area on the figure's chest.

Physical Description

1 art original : marble ;

Subjects

Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty)

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Collections

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ARTsource

The images of artworks in this collection supplement the artworks in the Visual Resources Collection of the College of Visual Arts + Design's online image database used for instruction, study, and presentation. Included here are images of paintings, drawings, prints, architecture, material culture, sculpture, photographs, furniture, fashion, and much more from vendors such as Saskia, Ltd.; ART on FILE; Hartill Art Associates; Davis Art Images; and Bridgeman Art Library. Access to these images is restricted to the UNT community.

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Creation Date

  • [-0499..-0400]

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • March 31, 2011, 1:36 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • July 17, 2015, 9:28 p.m.

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Yesterday: 0
Past 30 days: 5
Total Uses: 117

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Apollo Sitting on the Omphalos, physical object, [-0499..-0400]; Wheat Ridge, Colorado. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc32338/: accessed April 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.