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Belvedere Apollo

Apollo of the Belvedere


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19th century

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Description

Cast iron statue of Apollo. 19th (or 18th) century copy of the Apollo in the Belvedere Palace of the Vatican. This Apollo is thought to be a Roman copy in marble of Hadrianic date (ca. 120-140) of a lost bronze original made between 350 and 325 BC by the Greek sculptor Leochares.

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Location (N 59°26'12" - E 24°47'37")

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