Category:Apollo Sauroktonos, Louvre Ma 441

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Artist
After Praxiteles Link back to Creator infobox template wikidata:Q105290
Alternative names
Ἀρχαία ἑλληνικὴ: Πραξιτέλης
Description

Greek sculptor

Date of birth/death circa 400 BC before 326 BC
Work location Athens
Authority control
Title

Apollo Sauroctonos

Alternative title:
Sauroctonos Borghese
 wikidata:Q18667809
Object type Statue
Description
English: Statue of the type of Apollo Sauroctonus (lizard-killer), detail. Roman copy from the AD 1st century (?) after a Greek original of ca. 350 BC with 17th and 18th century restorations, détail. Found in Rome, 17th century (?).
Français: Statue du type de l'Apollon sauroctone (« tueur de lézard »). Copie romaine du Ier siècle apr. J.-C. (?) d'un original de Praxitèle de 450 av. J.-C. environ, restaurations des XVIIe et XVIIIe siècles. Découverte à Rome au XVIIe siècle (?).
Date 1st century or 2nd century
Medium

marble

English: Coarse-grain yellowish marble from Paros (?)
Français: Marbre jaunâtre à gros grain provenant de Paros (?)
Dimensions Height: 1.49 m (1.6 yd).
Antiquités romaines, room 31: Cour du Sphinx. Denon, ground floor.
This work is part of the collections of the Louvre (Department of Paintings).
Accession number MR 78, Ma 441 Info non-talk.svg
Object history

Borghese Collection

: purchased
References

Musée du Louvre, Atlas database: entry 20235
Winckelmann, 1760, p.190, no.1120

Joconde database: [1]
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