Thursday, September 15, 2016

Head of Poseidon / Antigonos Doson, 227-221 BC. bronze. Greek, 3rd century BC. Identified as Antigonos Doson. 263-221 BC. King of Macedon.

Imagine that with the eye inserts.  Incredible artistic skill in bronze.

1 comment:

  1. The artisanship and vision to do this sort of work in bronze can not be equalled given the equipment they had. Even all things being equal, I can't see it being possible today.