– 400 C.E.
Ancient Cultures

Laocoön and his Sons


Athanadoros, Hagesandros, and Polydoros of Rhodes, Laocoön and his Sons, early first century C.E., marble, 7'10 1/2" high (Vatican Museums)

Speakers: Dr. Steven Zucker & Dr. Beth Harris
 
 
Select Bibliography:
Mary Beard and John Henderson, Classical Art: From Greece to Rome (Oxford History of Art), Oxford University Press, 2001. 
Richard Brilliant, My Laocoön: Alternative Claims in the Interpretation of Artworks, University of California Press, 2000. 

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Laocoön and his Sons
Greece, Early 1st century C.E.
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