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Achilles and Polyxena, sculpture by Pio Fedi (living with the statues of Florence, Ann Street Studios)

Achilles and Polyxena, sculpture by Pio Fedi (living with the statues of Florence, Ann Street Studios). What awes me about this work is the hands of Achilles and the indentations they make on Polyxena's skin. Fedi had a knack for the details.

Head of Ares - after Greek original by Alkamenes 420 B.C, at the State Hermitage Museum, Saint-Petersburg

Ares is the god of war. Any battle of scuffle of that time, he was usually called upon for help to make them victorious. Head of Ares - after Greek original by Alkamenes 420 B.C, at the State Hermitage Museum, Saint-Petersburg

Perseus with the head of Medusa, in Florence

Benvenuto Cellini’s 1545 bronze sculpture of Perseus and the head of Medusa on a square base with bronze relief panels is located in the Loggia dei Lanzi of the Piazza della Signoria in Florence, Italy.

Achilles and Polyxena, sculpture by Pio Fedi (living with the statues of Florence, Ann Street Studios)

Achilles and Polyxena, sculpture by Pio Fedi (living with the statues of Florence, Ann Street Studios). What awes me about this work is the hands of Achilles and the indentations they make on Polyxena's skin. Fedi had a knack for the details.

Patroclus and Menelaus, Loggia dei Lanzi, Florence

open air stutue museum in Florence and one of my favorite places in the world. Patroclo e Menelao , San Niccolo , Firenze - Italia

Loggia dei Lanzi: an open-air museum in Florence

Loggia dei Lanzi an open air museum in Florence. This is The Rape of Polyxena It’s a nineteenth-century group executed by the sculptor Pio Fedi.

florence, italy, loggia dei lanzi

Achilles with Polyxena in arm, stepping over her brother, Troilus's body. This 1865 sculpture by Pio Fedi is in Florence, Italy, at the Loggia dei Lanzi.