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The Dying Gaul statue, a Roman copy of a Hellenistic Greek bronze, 3rd century BC. Artist: Epigonus

The Dying Gaul statue, a Roman copy of a Hellenistic Greek bronze, 3rd century BC. Artist: Epigonus


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The Dying Gaul statue, a Roman copy of a Hellenistic Greek bronze, 3rd century BC. Artist: Epigonus

A Roman copy in marble of a Hellenistic Greek bronze from Pergamon. The original was commissioned by Attalus I of Pergamon to celebrate his victory over the Celtic Galatians in Anatolia. Note that he is wearing a torc. In the Capitoline Museums collection in Rome, 3rd century BC

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3rd Century Bc Capitoline Museum Copy Dying Gaul Gaulish Gladiator Hellenistic Greek Looking Down Marble Pergamon Torc Torque Mike Dixon


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This print showcases "The Dying Gaul" statue, a remarkable Roman copy of a Hellenistic Greek bronze dating back to the 3rd century BC. Created by the talented artist Epigonus, this marble replica was inspired by an original commissioned by Attalus I of Pergamon to commemorate his triumph over the Celtic Galatians in Anatolia. The statue's striking depiction captures a Gaulish gladiator on the brink of death, his gaze solemnly directed downwards. Noteworthy is the torc adorning his neck, symbolizing both strength and nobility. Currently housed in Rome's esteemed Capitoline Museums collection, this masterpiece offers viewers a glimpse into ancient history and artistry from centuries ago. The image portrays a naked male figure seated in contemplation, revealing vulnerability and raw emotion through its meticulous craftsmanship. With France as its country of origin and Italy as its current location within the museum walls, this photograph effortlessly conveys cultural significance transcending borders. Photographed with precision by CM Dixon (Mike Dixon), it beautifully captures every intricate detail while preserving the essence of this timeless artwork. This caption serves as an ode to history and artistic excellence without any commercial intent or mention thereof.

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