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Sculpture of Greek Horse in Bronze, Acropolis...
Sculpture of Greek Horse in Bronze, Acropolis...
Sculpture of Greek Horse in Bronze, Acropolis Museum
Sculpture of Greek Horse in Bronze, Acropolis Museum
Sculpture of Greek Horse in Bronze, Acropolis Museum
Sculpture of Greek Horse in Bronze, Acropolis Museum
Sculpture of Greek Horse in Bronze, Acropolis Museum
Sculpture of Greek Horse in Bronze, Acropolis Museum

Sculpture of Greek Horse in Bronze, Acropolis Museum

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€749.17

Equine Elegance: Discover our exquisite reproduction of the Greek Horse in Bronze sculpture, a masterpiece inspired by the Acropolis. An invitation to relive the history of ancient Greece in your own home.

Our reproduction of the Greek Horse in Bronze sculpture, whose original is exhibited at the Acropolis Museum, is a remarkable piece of ancient Greek art. Discovered east of the Erechtheion in 1887, it depicts the anterior part of a horse in motion captured in bronze. This sculpture is a reproduction of an original work, a part of which was found during archaeological excavations.

The horse is portrayed in a dynamic posture, moving to the right. Its right leg is slightly raised forward, while its head is turned in the same direction, evoking a fluid and elegant movement. The sculpture features meticulous details, such as a short and raised mane, dilated nostrils, and a slightly open mouth revealing its teeth, imparting a striking impression of realism.

Features of our Greek Horse in Bronze Sculpture, Acropolis Museum:

Height: 52 cm.

Weight: 8.8 kg.

Materials: Bronze. Marble base.

Patina: antique bronze color.

Handcrafted reproduction entirely made and patinated by hand.

In stock.

Delivery time: approximately 1 to 3 weeks.

 

Explore the noble heritage of the horse in ancient Greece with our replica of the Greek Bronze Horse. Acquire a piece loaded with history and symbolism.

The horse, essential in ancient Greek society, both in everyday life and symbolically. As a fast and efficient means of transportation, it was crucial for trade, travel, and communication between cities. Additionally, it was fundamental in warfare, providing strategic mobility in battles and military campaigns. Beyond its practical utility, the horse had significant symbolic meaning in Greek culture, associated with deities like Poseidon and Artemis. In many ways, it was more than just an animal; it was a symbol of power, speed, and grace. Many artworks of the time, including the sculpture of the Greek Bronze Horse at the Acropolis Museum, reflect the Greeks' admiration and fascination with this majestic animal. In summary, the horse was an integral part of life and culture in ancient Greece, and our replica of the Greek Bronze Horse pays tribute to this rich tradition.

Add a touch of ancient majesty to your interior with our reproduction of the Greek Bronze Horse. A piece loaded with profound meanings, evoking the spirit of freedom and excellence of ancient Greek civilization.

Beyond its aesthetic beauty, this sculpture holds deep symbolic significance in ancient Greek culture. Some experts suggest it may have been dedicated to the Acropolis sanctuary to commemorate a victory in the Keles event. The Keles Games were a major sporting competition in ancient Greek, traditionally held in the city of Keles, Boeotia. These games were dedicated to the god Apollo and held periodically as part of religious and cultural festivals. Events included athletics, music, dance competitions, and other artistic and sporting activities. Winners were highly honored and often celebrated as heroes in their home cities. Keles Games helped strengthen ties between different Greek cities and promote competitive spirit and camaraderie among athletes. Other theories consider it part of a sculptural ensemble adorning the pediment of a sacred building. Additional fragments discovered during excavations, such as human feet, a second horse, and fragmentary figures, reinforce this hypothesis, underscoring the importance and complexity of the Acropolis artistic ensemble.

In summary, the Greek Bronze Horse sculpture at the Acropolis Museum is an iconic piece that showcases the artistic mastery and cultural richness of ancient Greece. Its captivating realism and profound symbolism make it an indispensable element in the history of Greek art.

Immerse yourself in history with our reproduction of the Greek Bronze Horse, capturing every detail of the golden age of Greek civilization. Transform your home into a sanctuary of equine majesty and ancient grandeur!

Explore the glorious era of ancient Greece with our exquisite reproduction of the Greek Bronze Horse sculpture, a landmark work that transcends centuries. This captivating piece, inspired by the original displayed at the Acropolis Museum, takes you on a journey through history, where the majesty of ancient art meets the modernity of your home. With its meticulous details, this reproduction captures the essence of the ancient Greeks' fascination with the power and grace of the horse. Each trait, each curve speaks to the talent and mastery of the artisans of the time, offering a window into a world where equine nobility was revered. Acquiring our reproduction of the Greek Bronze Horse is inviting a symbol laden with profound meanings into your home. Beyond its aesthetic beauty, this sculpture evokes the spirit of freedom, adventure, and excellence that characterized ancient Greek civilization. Whether you're a history enthusiast, an art lover, or simply seeking a unique piece to enrich your interior, this reproduction offers an opportunity to connect with the past while adding a touch of timeless elegance to your decor. Write detailed title propositions from a commercial angle to encourage purchase for this last proposition: Treat yourself to this remarkable work and let yourself be transported to the lively streets of Athens, the stadiums where the Panhellenic Games were held, or the vast plains where mounted warriors led their legendary battles. Our reproduction of the Greek Bronze Horse is much more than just a sculpture; it's a window to the golden age of ancient Greece, an invitation to relive the great achievements and grandeur of this extraordinary civilization.

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