Diadoumenos, Roman marble copy of a Greek bronze sculpture by Polykleitos

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Description

The male figure is seen from the right front side. He is in the contrapposto pose. The marble is light in color except the edge of the back side that is visible in this view. The statue is missing both of its hands.

Physical Description

1 art original : marble ;

Creation Information

Polykleitos Creation Date: Unknown.

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 190 times , with 20 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 male figure is seen from the right front side. He is in the contrapposto pose. The marble is light in color except the edge of the back side that is visible in this view. The statue is missing both of its hands.

Physical Description

1 art original : marble ;

Subjects

Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty)

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ARTsource

The licensed 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, and fashion from a variety of vendors. Access to these images is restricted to the UNT community.

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Dates

  • This object's creation, acceptance, or submission date is unknown.

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • March 31, 2011, 1:36 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Feb. 13, 2014, 2:52 p.m.

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Yesterday: 1
Past 30 days: 20
Total Uses: 190

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Polykleitos. Diadoumenos, Roman marble copy of a Greek bronze sculpture by Polykleitos, physical object, Date Unknown; Wheat Ridge, Colorado. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc32394/: accessed December 11, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.