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The Greatest Famous Hellenistic Sculptures

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List of famous Hellenistic Art sculptures, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. The Hellenistic Art period was a cultural awakening in the art world, so it's no surprise it produced some of the most historic sculptures in the history of the world. The works of art listed below are some of the most popular Hellenistic Art sculptures, so most of the artist's names who created these works will be very recognizable. Renowned sculptures from the Hellenistic Art period are showcased in museums all around the world, so save yourself an expensive vacation by simply scrolling through this list.

Everything from Borghese Venus to Borghese Vase is included on this list.

This list answers the questions, “What are the most famous Hellenistic Art sculptures?” and “What are examples of Hellenistic Art sculptures?”
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    Venus de' Medici

    The Venus de' Medici or Medici Venus is a lifesize Hellenistic marble sculpture depicting the Greek goddess of love Aphrodite. It is a 1st-century BC marble copy, perhaps made in Athens, of a bronze original Greek sculpture, following the type of the Aphrodite of Cnidos, which would have been made by a sculptor in the immediate Praxitelean tradition, perhaps at the end of the century. It has become one of the navigation points by which the progress of the Western classical tradition is traced, the references to it outline the changes of taste and the process of classical scholarship. It is housed in the Uffizi Gallery, Florence, Italy....  more
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