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Late Classical and Hellenistic Art

Late Classical and Hellenistic Art

Author: Aleisha Olson
This lesson will discuss the changes that occurred in Greek art during the Late Classical and Hellenistic periods.
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Notes on "Late Classical and Hellenistic Art"


Terms to Know

Hellenistic Period

The period between the death of Alexander the Great (323 BC) and the conquering of Greece by Rome in 146 BC.



Image of Aphrodite of Knidos, Public Domain, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Aphrodite_Braschi_Glyptothek_Munich_258.jpg;
Image of Aphrodite of Knidos, Public Domain, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Cnidus_Aphrodite_Altemps_Inv8619.jpg; Image of Hermes and Infant Dionysus, Creative Commons, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Hermes_di_Prassitele,_at_Olimpia,_front.jpg; Image of Weary Herakles, Photo by Marie-Lan Nguyen, Creative Commons, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Herakles_Farnese_MAN_Napoli_Inv6001_n01.jpg; Image of Dying Gaul, Photo by Jean-Christophe Benoist, Creative Commons, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Rome-MuseeCapitole-GladiateurBlesse2.jpg; Image of Gallic Chieftain Killing Himself and His Wife, Public Domain, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Ludovisi_Gaul_Altemps_Inv8608_n3.jpg; Image of Aphrodite of Milos, Photo by Shawn Lipowski, Creative Commons, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Aphrodite_of_Milos.jpg; Image of Nike of Samothrace, Public Domain, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Nike_of_Samothrake_Louvre_Ma2369_n4.jpg; Image of Nike of Samothrace and Pedestal, Creative Commons; I Sailko, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Nike_di_samotracia_00.JPG