Category:Theseus and Centaur by Antonio Canova

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English: Theseus defeats the Centaur (1805-1819) is a neoclassical sculpture by Antonio Canova (1757-1822), on display on the Grand staircase at the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna. The group was ordered by Napoleon for the Corso in Milan; it was then bought by Emperor Franz I of Austria for the Theseustempel in the Volksgarten; since 1891 in the Kunsthistorisches Museum.