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Severe style sculpture in ancient Greece

By |2017-07-05T05:08:38+00:00July 5th, 2017|Art, Greeks|

Kritias Boy (ca. 480 BC) About the time of the Battle of Marathon, in 490 BC, Greek sculptors started to work in a new style, called the Severe style. This quickly replaced the old Archaic style. Zeus or Poseidon throwing a spear (460 BC) In the Severe style, sculptors began to [...]