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PERGAMUM ALTAR.
Athena battling the giants. Relief from the Pergamum Altar, 2nd century B.C.
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0132664
PERSIA: GUARD.
Archers of the Persian Guard. Detail of an enameled brick frieze from the palace of Darius the Great at Susa. 5th century B.C.
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0118754
ATHENS: DIONYSUS THEATER.
The orchestra frieze of the Dionysus Theater at the foot of the Acropolis, Athens, Greece, 5th century B.C.
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0260835
CAMBODIA: BAYON FRIEZE.
Stone frieze at the 12th-century Bayon Temple at Angkor, Cambodia.
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0165514
BREKER: FRIEZE.
Stone frieze by Arno Breker, probably from the Reich Chancellery, which was demolished in 1945. Photograph, 1966.
Full credit: Weidle(L) - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0123625
MAX LIEBERMANN (1847-1935).
German impressionist painter. Liebermann's art collection in his home in Berlin. Paintings include Edward Degas' 'Frieze of Dancers,' Claude Monet's 'Manet painting in Monet's Garden in Argenteuil,' and …douard Manet's 'Young Woman in the Garden.' Photograph by Martha Huth, 1932.
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0167861
CAVE ART: RHINOCEROSES.
A line of three rhinoceroses beneath flint nodules, painted in black outline. Frieze in the Rouffignac cave, Dordogne, France, c11,000 B.C.
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0127527
HAGIA SOPHIA: GOSPEL.
Detail of a Byzantine frieze on a lintel in Hagia Sophia, Istanbul, Turkey. The dove of the Holy Spirit is poised on top of a throne, on which rests the Gospel of Saint John. Photograph mid-20th century.
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0003724
PARTHENON FRIEZE, 440 B.C.
Heifers led to sacrifice. South frieze of the Parthenon (XL), about 440 B.C.
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0003723
PARTHENON FRIEZE, 440 B.C.
Heifers led to sacrifice. South frieze of the Parthenon (XXXVIII), about 440 B.C.
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0265033
PARTHENON: WEST PEDIMENT.
The west pediment of the Parthenon. Engraving, British, 1846.
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0019105
PARTHENON FRIEZE.
Two young horsemen about to join the Panathenaic procession. West Frieze II of the Parthenon. RESTRICTED OUTSIDE US.
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0064686
PERGAMUM ALTAR: SEAGODS.
Detail of seagods fighting giants. Marble, 2nd century B.C.
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0028052
LAPITHS AND CENTAURS.
Battle between Lapiths and Centaurs. Marble frieze from Temple of Apollo, Bassae, Greece, c430 B.C. RESTRICTED OUTSIDE US.
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0118442
CARREY: PARTHENON, 1674.
Detail of the west pediment of the Parthenon in Athens, Greece. Drawing by Jaques Carrey, 1674, before much of the temple was destroyed by an explosion in 1687.
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0095104
PARTHENON: HORSEMAN.
Horseman preparing for the Panathenaic Procession. West frieze of the Parthenon (XII) at Athens, Greece, c440 B.C.
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0040357
ROMAN PROCESSION.
Procession of Roman dignitaries and courtiers. Detail from Peace Arch dedicated to Emperor Augustus.
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ELGIN MARBLES, 440 B.C.
Horsemen in the Panathenaic Procession. South frieze of the Parthenon (III). About 440 B.C.
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0003979
PARTHENON FRIEZE, 440 B.C.
Priestesses setting seats for the gods. Priests folding the peplos. East frieze of the Parthenon (V). About 440 B.C.
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0005961
CAVE ART: RHINOCEROS.
Woolly rhinoceros painted in black outline. Middle detail from a frieze in the Rouffignac cave, Dordogne, France. Style IV, c11,000 B.C.
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0078503
ELGIN MARBLES, 445 B.C.
Centaur and Lapith. From the south metope frieze of the Parthenon. About 445 B.C.
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0019121
GREEKS AND AMAZONS.
Battle between Greeks and Amazons. Marble frieze from the Mausoleum at Halicarnassus, c350 B.C. RESTRICTED OUTSIDE US.
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0299827
HISTORY.
France, Brittany, Morbihan, Guegon, frieze on Treganteur castle Architecture, France, Brittany, Morbihan, Guegon. Treganteur castle. A frieze. Full Credit: DEA / W. BUSS / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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ARCHAEOLOGY.
Italy - Latium region - Rome - Imperial Fora. Arch of Constantine, 315 A.D. Detail: relief of the attic of Marcus Aurelius Age between two statues of Dacian prisoners, medallions of Emperor Hadrian Age and frieze representing the siege of Verona during the Age of Constantine. Full Credit: DEA PICTURE LIBRARY / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserv
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0019158
GREEKS AND AMAZONS.
Battle between Greeks and Amazons. Marble frieze from the Temple of Apollo at Bassae, Greece, c430 B.C. RESTRICTED OUTSIDE US.
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0019201
GREECE: PARTHENON FRIEZE.
Priestess, archon basileus and a child folding the sacred robe (peplos), Athena and Hephaistos. East frieze V of the Parthenon. RESTRICTED OUTSIDE US.
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0175998
STEA: SEWAGE WORKERS.
Workmen placing an H-beam during the construction of an underground sewage system. Panel from the frieze 'Construction,' in the Bowery Bay Sewage Disposal Plant in Queens, New York, sculpted by Cesare Stea for the Works Progress Administration, 1939.
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0028055
HERCULES BATTLING AMAZONS.
Marble frieze from the Temple of Apollo at Bassae, Greece, c430 B.C. RESTRICTED OUTSIDE US.
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0248835
ATHENS, GREECE.
A section of the frieze on the Parthenon depicts men on horses. Gilbert H. Grosvenor.
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0250212
NORTHERN LUZON, PHILIPPINES.
Ifuago houses are designed to prevent small animals from entering. Dean C. Worcester.
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0118444
CARREY: PARTHENON, 1674.
Detail of the west pediment (right side) of the Parthenon of Athens, Greece. Drawing by Jacques Carrey, 1674, before much of the temple was destroyed by an explosion in 1687.
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0043663
PARTHENON: HORSEMEN.
A group of horsemen riding at a gallop in the Panathenaic procession. North Frieze of the Parthenon.
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0130712
DOMITIAN (51-96 A.D.).
Roman emperor, 81-96 A.D. Domitian (center) welcoming Vespasian (right), his father and founder of the Flavian Dynasty, on the latter's return to Rome in 70 A.D. Detail from Frieze B of the Cancelleria Reliefs, 93-95 A.D.
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0175999
STEA: SEWAGE WORKERS.
'Riveting.' Workmen installing part of an underground sewage system. Panel from the frieze 'Construction,' in the Bowery Bay Sewage Disposal Plant in Queens, New York, sculpted by Cesare Stea for the Works Progress Administration, 1939.
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0021812
DOUBLE AXE.
Detail from decorative frieze with double axe motif: Spanish Romanesque mural painting, 12th century.
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0019154
LAPITHS AND CENTAURS.
Battle between Lapiths and Centaurs. Marble frieze from Temple of Apollo, Bassae, Greece, c430 B.C. RESTRICTED OUTSIDE US.
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0003976
PARTHENON FRIEZE, 440 B.C.
Chariot. South frieze of the Parthenon (XXV), about 440 B.C.
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0078533
PARTHENON FRIEZE, 440 B.C.
Horsemen in the Panathenaic Procession. West frieze of the Parthenon (II), about 440 B.C.
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0118446
CARREY: PARTHENON, 1674.
Detail of the north frieze on the Parthenon of Athens, Greece. Drawing by Jacques Carrey, 1674. Much of the temple was destroyed by an explosion in 1687.
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0017058
ELGIN MARBLES, 445 B.C.
Centaur and Lapith. South metope of the Parthenon (XXVIII.317). About 445 B.C.
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