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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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Terracotta plaque with a striding male figure
Fragment of a terracotta plaque
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This artwork is currently on display in Gallery 171
Lower body of a youth in a long garment
From Crete, excavations at Praisos (1893-1894 by Prof. Federico Halbherr for AIA)
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