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Seán Hemingway, curator, Department of Greek and Roman Art, discusses early twentieth-century reproductions of works from Sir Arthur Evans's historic excavations of Minoan Crete and Heinrich Schliemann's Mycenaean Greece.
This lecture was recorded on September 9, 2011, in conjunction with the exhibition Historic Images of the Greek Bronze Age: The Reproductions of E. Gilliéron & Son, on view May 17, 2011, through June 17, 2012.
Eros, God of Love
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Bronze statuette of the goddess Fortuna
Bronze statuette of Hermes
Bronze statuette of Cybele on a cart drawn by lions
Bronze statuette of a panther
Bronze statuette of a draped man
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This artwork is currently on display in Gallery 171
Richter, Gisela M.A. 1914. "Department of Classical Art Accessions 1913: Bronzes." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 9(4): pp. 90-91, fig. 1.
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