Milestones of sculpture
The animation shows five outstanding works in the history of sculpture.
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The characteristic ancient Greek statue was found on the bottom of the Adriatic Sea.
One of the Croatian sculptor's most famous works depicts a woman wearing a traditional costume.
These Palaeolithic statuettes probably symbolise fertility and prosperity.
One of the most beautiful Art Nouveau buildings in Hungary.
The Votive Church of Szeged, located on the Great Plains of Hungary, emerges from the buildings of the city's famous square, while the National Pantheon can...
The Olympian gods in ancient Greek mythology were as diverse as humans.
The medieval bell tower of the Cathedral of Pisa is the most famous leaning tower of the world.
The city with advanced culture was the first settlement in history to have a citadel.
The first indoor theatre in modern history to be constructed according to the theatre-building codes of Antiquity was inaugurated in 1585.
A rock relief located in Northeast Bulgaria, probably carved at the end of the 7th century.
The statue was donated by the French to the USA for the centenary of gaining independence.
The theatre that has a distinctive shape and excellent acoustics was situated at the side of the Acropolis in Athens.
This Pacific island is famous for its unique monolithic human figures.
The Olympic Games, held in the town every 4th year after 776 BC made it one of the centres of ancient Greece.
Today only one of the Wonders of the Ancient World is still intact: the Pyramids of Giza.
The world's most famous citadel, the Acropolis of Athens was built in the 5th century BC, during the Age of Pericles.
The masterpieces of ancient Greek potters are important archaeological artefacts.
Visit the workshop of the Renaissance polymath and his most influential inventions and works of art.
The Doric, Ionic and Corinthian order of columns are different in size and ornamentation as well.