Piping & Dancing Satyr, 300-100 BC Greece, Alexandria, 3rd-2nd BC
Ludovisi Ares, Roman after the Greek original from ca. 320 BCE. Some restorations were made to the sculpture by Gianlorenzo Bernini in 1622. This remarkable sculpture was rediscovered in 1622, on the site which was once apparently the temple of Mars, of which very few traces remain today.
"Discobolus" the ancient Greek sculptor Myron was the most famous masterpieces of the classical period. The Greeks defeated the Persians in the Battle of Marathon, came the desired peace and artists, to maintain a spirit of optimism, began to create new masterpieces in a more realistic manner. The original statue is made of bronze and is stored in the National Roman Museum.