Fraud Blocker Skip to main content

Home > Historic > Ancient civilizations > Ancient Greece > Greek history

Ancient Greek Cockfight

Ancient Greek Cockfight


Canvas Prints
Fine Art Prints
Metal Prints
Home Decor


We accept all major credit cards

Mary Evans Prints Online

Mary Evans Picture Library Photo Prints and Wall Art

Ancient Greek Cockfight

Two Greek youths hold out their fighting cocks to allow their instinctive hostilty to turn into aggression

Mary Evans Picture Library makes available wonderful images created for people to enjoy over the centuries

Media ID 611680

© Mary Evans Picture Library 2015 - https://copyrighthub.org/s0/hub1/creation/maryevans/MaryEvansPictureID/10103409

Aggression Cock Fight Cock Fighting Cocks Hold Turn Youths Instinctive


FEATURES IN THESE COLLECTIONS

> Europe > Greece > Posters

> Europe > Greece > Related Images

> Historic > Ancient civilizations > Ancient Greece > Greek history


EDITORS COMMENTS
This print from Mary Evans Picture Library transports us back to ancient Greece, where the sport of cockfighting was a popular form of entertainment. In this image, two Greek youths are depicted holding out their fighting cocks, allowing their instinctive hostility to turn into aggression as they prepare for battle. Cockfighting has a long and storied history in Greece, dating back to ancient times. It was not only seen as a form of entertainment but also as a way to showcase strength, skill, and bravery. The intensity and focus on the faces of the youths in this image highlight the seriousness with which they approached this traditional sport. The intricate details captured in this photograph provide a glimpse into the past, offering viewers a window into the customs and practices of ancient Greek society. The historical significance of cockfighting is evident in this image, serving as a reminder of how different cultures have engaged in unique forms of competition throughout history. As we gaze upon this scene frozen in time, we are reminded of the timeless nature of human behavior and our innate drive for competition. This print serves as both an educational tool and a piece of art that captures an important aspect of ancient Greek culture.

MADE IN THE USA
Safe Shipping with 30 Day Money Back Guarantee

FREE PERSONALISATION*
We are proud to offer a range of customisation features including Personalised Captions, Color Filters and Picture Zoom Tools

SECURE PAYMENTS
We happily accept a wide range of payment options so you can pay for the things you need in the way that is most convenient for you

* Options may vary by product and licensing agreement. Zoomed Pictures can be adjusted in the Basket.



redeem
Beautiful Photo Prints and Gifts
image
Professionally Printed
inventory
Photo Prints are in stock
thumb_up
Professional quality finish
diamond
Made with high-grade materials
inventory_2
Carefully packed to aid safe arrival



Related Images


Rosa and Selika (chromolitho)
Rosa and Selika (chromolitho)
Oliver Falls In With The Artful Dodger. "Hullo, My Covey, Whats The Row?"Said This Strange Young Gentleman To Oliver. "I Am Very Hungry And Tired, "Replied Oliver;The Tears Standing In His Eyes As He Spoke. "I Have Walked A Long Way. I Have Been Walking These Seven Days. "Illustration By Harry Furniss For The Charles Dickens Novel Oliver Twist, From The Testimonial Edition, Published 1910
Oliver Falls In With The Artful Dodger. "Hullo, My Covey, Whats The Row?"Said This Strange Young Gentleman To Oliver. "I Am Very Hungry And Tired, "Replied Oliver;The Tears Standing In His Eyes As He Spoke. "I Have Walked A Long Way. I Have Been Walking These Seven Days. "Illustration By Harry Furniss For The Charles Dickens Novel Oliver Twist, From The Testimonial Edition, Published 1910
John W Randolph Bendann Brothers American active 1850s
John W Randolph Bendann Brothers American active 1850s
Old French House St. Lewis Street Opposite St
Old French House St. Lewis Street Opposite St
Cock Lane Ghost, adjacent to Smithfield Market, London
Cock Lane Ghost, adjacent to Smithfield Market, London
20080171
20080171
Old Map of The Province of Leinster, Ireland 1611 by John Speed
Old Map of The Province of Leinster, Ireland 1611 by John Speed
Ocean Manta Ray on the reef
Ocean Manta Ray on the reef
Duquesne vainqueur de Ruyter (engraving)
Duquesne vainqueur de Ruyter (engraving)
The long jump event at the ancient Olympic Games, Attic black-figured cup, 540 BC
The long jump event at the ancient Olympic Games, Attic black-figured cup, 540 BC
Crosswort or smooth bedstraw, Cruciata laevipes
Crosswort or smooth bedstraw, Cruciata laevipes
Attic red-figure bell krater depicting Ganymede, Greek, c. 500-480 BC (pottery)
Attic red-figure bell krater depicting Ganymede, Greek, c. 500-480 BC (pottery)

+

Shipping

+

Choices

+

Reviews

+

Guarantee




Collections


Greece Related Images
Greece Related Images
Browse 36,280 Prints
Posters
Posters
Browse 34,469 Prints
Greek history
Greek history
Browse 36,278 Prints