Athena Parthnos, Roman copy of a Greek original, Ca. CE Museo Nacional del Prado, On View in Room 73 “A miniature Roman reproduction of the famous statue that Phidias made for the Parthenon in Athens between 447 annd 438 B. The original was.
Parthenos - Recreation of the massive chryselephantine sculpture of the goddess made by Phidias BC) - Athens. Made of modern materials by Alan LeQuire, it stands in 'The Parthenon', an art museum, in Nashville, Tennessee.
Ultraviolet light reveals how ancient Greek statues really looked. Ultraviolet light reveals how ancient Greek statues really looked io9 Original Greek statues were brightly painted, but after thousands of years, those paints have worn away. Find out how shining a light on the statues can be all that's required to see them as they were thousands of years ago.