Despite the scale and characteristics of thispopular genre, like sculpture. There is also a country that is considered the explicit father of modern sculpture "and is also almost an exemplary version of how to work with this art form.
Of course, we are talking about Greece, or rather - aboutancient Greeks. They were considered the people who experienced incredible feelings towards unique forms. In addition, there was a suitable material, thanks to which the Greeks and became famous throughout the world. The marble of the color of the snow-white mound was ideal for carving out the ideal forms and masterpieces. The main element of inspiration for the ancient Greek sculpture, it was believed, was the human body. Most often, they tried to depict their sculptures naked, or dressed in extremely modest clothing.
Seventh century for Greece
The seventh century BC. It was marked for the Greeks by the appearance of a new genre, which became popular for the whole country. It's about the chickens. They were, as many thought, the divine beginning in many works. Later, there appeared variants of Greek sculptures of Kor style, which presented a completely new kind of figure. If earlier, for the ancient Greeks, it was more unacceptable to show emotions on your own work, then the cortex is a mysterious version of smiles, painted versions of faces. The courses were also included in this list.
Unique sculptures of ancient Greece
Next, went high classical sculpture. At this time, Greece is famous for the appearance of the greatest sculptors. At that time, spatial compositions appear. There also appears a great man - Policlet Argos, whose favorite occupation is the creation of ordinary people, not gods. The most popular masterpieces of that time have survived to this day. We are talking about sculptures in the state of semi-lying, which presented Hestia, Aphrodite, Dion, Demeter and Persephone.