Olympia: Statue of Hermes of Praxiteles

Rear view of the statue of Hermes of Praxiteles on display at the Olympia Archaeological Museum in Olympia, Greece

Statue of Hermes of Praxiteles – Rear View

Statue of Hermes of Praxiteles – Rear View
The statue of Hermes carrying infant Dionysos was carved by the famous sculptor Praxiteles, and is on display at Olympia Archaeological Museum in Olympia, Greece.

Dated 330 BCE, this masterpiece was a votive offering placed on opisthodomos of Temple of Hera, which is located inside the Sanctuary of Olympia in Greece.

Check the front view of Hermes of Praxiteles.

Related Pages
Olympia, Delphi, Athens, Meteora
Crete, Greek Islands, Greece
Ephesus
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