Archaic Apollo, Reproduction of a sculpture of the Apollo Strangford of great quality made with reconstituted marble (powder of marble with resin). Finished with antique patina. The patina of ageing is applied with natural earths. Marble and petrel textures. The stony texture suggests the touch of an ancient original.
Measurements: Height: 103 cm. Width: 26 cm. Depth: 25 cm.
Reproductions of sculptures inspired by classical and contemporary art. Statue suitable for outdoor use, weather resistant. Handmade in Spain
This Archaic Apollo, known as Apollo Strangford or Kouros of Anafi is a sculpture type kouros that dates from the year 500 BC-490 BC and which was sculpted in the area of the Cyclades, during ancient Greece. He is currently in the British Museum in London
Kouros in Greek simply means ‘ youth ‘. It is a term used to describe a type of statue of a male figure produced in marble during the Archaic period of Greek art.
The god Apollo in Greece represents the light (sun), the harmony, the beauty and the truth so that it is related to the arts, the health and the philosophy.
A statue like this Apollo can bring a unique touch of distinction to our favorite spaces, whether it’s a workplace like a library or an office, or located outdoors, on the terrace or in the garden.
With reproductions of sculptures like this Apollo statue, we add an extra touch of beauty to our outdoor spaces, giving them an element of elegance and distinction. These replicas of sculptural masterpieces, both from ancient and contemporary art, can help transform our gardens, courtyards, and terraces into true art galleries. These figures bring an element of sophistication and culture to those spaces where we seek contemplation of the beauty of nature, inspiring serenity and stimulating reflection. In this way, a beautiful sculpture can contribute to establishing a connection between art and nature.
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