Chapter 4
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Art of the Aegean World
 
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  Lion of KEA, Granite, 600 B.C.E   Exekias. The Suicide of Ajax, black-figure decoraion on an amphora. Ceramic, 540 BCE   Pan Paiter. Artemis Slaying Actaeon, red-figre decoration on a bell krater. Ceramic, 470 BCE  
Kritios Boy, marble, 480 BCE
  Charioteer, from the sanctuary of Apollo, Delphi. Broze, 470 BCE  
                     
           
           
                     
  Young Warrior, found in the sea off Riace, Italy. Bronze with bone and glass eyes, silver teeth, and copper lips and nipples, 460-450 BCE   Young Warrior   Way to Acropolis   Acropolis   Kalikrates and Iktinos. Parthenon, Acropolis, Athens. 447-438 BCE
 
                     
           
           
                     
  View of Parthenon, Acropolis, detail   View of Parthenon, Acropolis, detail   View of Parthenon, Acropolis, detail   View of Parthenon, pediment, detail   Figures from the east pediment of the Parthenon. Marble  
                     
           
           
                     
Head of a horse from the east pediment of the Parthenon. Marble   Lapith Fighting a Centaur, metope relief from the Doric frieze of the south side of the Parthenon. Marble, 440 BCE   Metope relief from the Doric frieze of the south side of the Parthenon. Marble, 440 BCE   Metope relief from the Doric frieze of the south side of the Parthenon. Marble, 440 BCE   Erechtheion, Acropolis, Athens. 421-405 BCE  
                     
           
           
                     
  Porch of the Maidens (Caryatid porch), Erechtheion, Acropolis, Athens. 421-405 BCE   Maiden (Caryatid), Erechtheion   Maiden (Caryatid), detail   Temple of Athena Nike, Acropolis, Athens. 410-407 BCE   Nike Tyine Sanoal, Temple of Athena Nike  
                     
           
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  Polleitos. Spear Bearer (Doryphoros), Roman copy of the original bronze of 450-440 BCE. Marble   Followers of Praxiteles. Hermes and the Infant Dionysos, probaby a Roman copy after ts original of 300-250 BCE. Marble   Praxitele. Aphrodite of Knidos, composite of two similar Roman copies after its original marble of 350 BCE. Marble