Reproduction of a bust of Plato made in reconstituted marble (marble powder with binder). Finished with the application of aging patinas that give it the appearance of a marble sculpture embellished by the passage of time.
Total height bust + base: 32 cm. Width: 20 cm. Depth: 14 cm.
Bust height: 24 cm.
Base: Height: 8 cm. Width: 12 cm. Depth: 12 cm.
Approx. weight: 5 kg.
Recreation of a bust of the Greek philosopher Plato from ancient sculptures and engravings.
Plato was one of Greece’s leading philosophers. He lived from 427 to 347 BC. He was a disciple of Socrates and a teacher of Aristotle. His influence has been very strong throughout the centuries and has survived to the present day.
Plato’s philosophy can be identified as the philosophy of Unity. A philosophy that inspires a model of human fulfilment: seeking truth, doing good, promoting justice and creating beauty.