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Born: 4XX0 AD
Currently alive, at 2011 years of age.
Nationality: Greek
Categories: Sculptor

430 BC – “Diadumenus” Man Tying on a Fillet.

450 BC – 440 BC – The “Doryphorus” Spear Bearer.

         – Another outstanding work by Polyclitus was his gold and ivory statue of the goddess Hera.

         – His “Hera” was ranked with Phidias’ gold and ivory statues of “Athena” and “Zeus,” and Polyclitus’ entry in a competition to make an Amazon for the Temple of Artemis at Ephesos was selected over that of Phidias, among others