Nike of Samothrace
Marble. Ca. 190 BCE. Inv. No. Ma 2369.Paris, Louvre MuseumPhoto by Ilya Shurygin

Nike of Samothrace.

Marble. Ca. 190 BCE.
Inv. No. Ma 2369.

Paris, Louvre Museum

Origin:
Found by Charles Champoiseau in April 1863 on the island of Samothrace (Greece), in the Aegean Sea.
Literature:
J. J. Pollitt. Art in the Hellenistic Age, Cambridge University Press, 1986, pp. 113—117.
Credits:
© 2013. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
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