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.
Description:
A photograph of the statue made in 1896-98 before the reconstruction of missing parts.
Credits:
2012. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Source: museum accompanying materials.
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: bronze statue of Apoxyomenos by sculptor Polykleitos scultore Policleto roman bronze copy of greek original young youthful athlete scraping cleaning his body with a strigil scraper strigilis Inv No 129 apoxyomenos
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME