The Golden Age of Athens
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This presentation gives an overview of the Golden Age of Athens, including the Parthenon and famous classical sculptures.

This presentation gives an overview of the Golden Age of Athens, including the Parthenon and famous classical sculptures.

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  • 1. The Golden Age of Athens c. 479-404 BCE
  • 2. Beginnings of Democracy
  • 3. Solon of Athens Merry-Joseph Blondel, 19th c.
  • 4. Pisistratus Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, 1834
  • 5. Cleisthenes, Modern Bust
  • 6. The Persian Wars 499-449 BCE
  • 7. Leonidas at Thermopylae Jacques-Louis David, 1814
  • 8. The Peloponnesian War 431-404 BCE
  • 9. Pericles’s Funeral Oration Philipp von Foltz, 1853
  • 10. The Plague in Athens Michael Sweerts, 17th c.
  • 11. Golden Age Athens
  • 12. The Classical Orders
  • 13. The Acropolis
  • 14. Reconstruction of the Acropolis Leo von Klenze, 1846
  • 15. Athena Parthenos (Reconstruction) Phidias, c. 440 BCE
  • 16. The Parthenon c. 448-430s BCE
  • 17. Metopes: Battle of the Lapiths and the Centaurs
  • 18. East Pediment Sculptures
  • 19. Frieze
  • 20. Cavalcade
  • 21. Procession of Figures
  • 22. Sacrifice
  • 23. Phidias Showing the Frieze of the Parthenon to His Friends Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, 1868
  • 24. The Erechtheion c. 421-407 BCE
  • 25. Porch of the Maidens (Caryatids)
  • 26. The Temple of Athena Nike 437-424 BCE
  • 27. The Temple of Athena Nike
  • 28. The Agora
  • 29. Reconstruction of Ancient Athens
  • 30. Temple of Hephaistos
  • 31. Middle Stoa
  • 32. Reconstruction of the Stoa of Attalos (Agora Museum)
  • 33. Stoa of Attalos, Interior
  • 34. Sculpture
  • 35. Kritios Boy Kritios, c. 480 BCE
  • 36. Doryphoros (Spear-Bearer) Polykleitos, c. 450-440 BCE
  • 37. Discobolus (Discus Thrower) Myron, c. 450 BCE
  • 38. Aphrodite of Knidos Praxiteles, c. 350-300 BCE
  • 39. White-Ground Ceramics Achilles Painter, Muse and Maiden c. 445-430 BCE