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Late Classical and Hellenistic Periods

Author: Erin Aldana
Identify key characteristics of art from the Late Classical and Hellenistic periods.
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Notes on "Late Classical and HellenisticPeriods"


(0:00-1:19) Introduction

(1:20-2:21) Aphrodite of Cnidos

(2:22-3:08) Hermes and Infant Dionysus

(3:09-4:07) Lysippos

​(4:08-5:02) Dying Gaul

(5:03-5:58) Gallic Chieftain

(5:59-7:01) Nike of Samothrace

(7:02-7:40) Venus de Milo

(7:41-8:54) Laocoon

(8:55-9:45) Summary and conclusion

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Image of Aphrodite of Knidos, Public Domain,, Image of Aphrodite of Milos, Photo by Shawn Lipowski, Creative Commons,, Image of Nike of Samothrace, Public Domain,, Image of Hermes and Infant Dionysus, Creative Commons,,_at_Olimpia,_front.jpg, Image of Dying Gaul, Photo by Jean-Christophe Benoist, Creative Commons,, Image of Gallic Chieftain Killing HImself and His Wife, Public Domain,