Apoxyomenos (athlete scraping his body with a strigil).

Bronze. Roman copy of a bronze original by Polykleitos ca. 320 BCE.
Inv. No. 129.

Vienna, Ephesos Museum

Origin:
Excavations in Ephesus, 1896.
Credits:
2012. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.

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THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: bronze statue of Apoxyomenos by sculptor Polykleitos scultore Policleto young youthful athlete scraping cleaning his body with a strigil scraper strigilis Inv No 129 roman bronze copy of greek original apoxyomenos
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME