Part of the sculptural group “The Slaughter of the Niobids”: Artemis.

Marble. Roman copy of the mid-2nd century CE after a Greek original of the 4th century BCE.
Inv. No. 266.

Heraklion, Archaeological Museum

Origin:
From Inatos, Crete.
Credits:
© 2013. Photo, text: Egisto Sani.

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THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: marble sculptural group The Slaughter of the Niobids Artemis slaying the children of Niobe killed kill kills daughters daughter bow chiton tunic death female hunting footwear footgear endromis by Greek sculptor Scopas Skopas sculptor Praxiteles scultore Prassitele Inv No 266
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME