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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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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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0260835
CAMBODIA: BAYON FRIEZE.
Stone frieze at the 12th-century Bayon Temple at Angkor, Cambodia.
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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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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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0130194
PERGAMUM ALTAR.
Athena battling the giants. Relief from the Pergamum Altar, 2nd 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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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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0040357
ROMAN PROCESSION.
Procession of Roman dignitaries and courtiers. Detail from Peace Arch dedicated to Emperor Augustus.
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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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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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ELGIN MARBLES, 445 B.C.
Centaur and Lapith. Metope XXX from the south side of the Parthenon. About 445 B.C.
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0126913
JERUSALEM: TOMB.
Frieze of a Jewish tomb from the 1st century A.D., in a northern suburb of Jerusalem. Photograph, c1925.
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0028051
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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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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0118448
CARREY: PARTHENON, 1674.
Detail of the north frieze on the Parthenon of Athens, Greece. Drawing by Jacque Carrey, 1674. Much of the temple was destroyed by an explosion in 1687.
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0078495
PARTHENON FRIEZE, 440 B.C.
Horsemen in the Panathenaic Procession. North frieze of the Parthenon (XXXVIII), 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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0018431
CAVE ART: MAMMOTH.
Mammoth in Late Style III (c15,000 B.C.), from the Black Frieze at Pech Merle, Lot, France.
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0028054
BATTLE - GREEKS AND AMAZONS.
Marble frieze from the Temple of Apollo at Bassae, Greece, c430 B.C. RESTRICTED OUTSIDE US.
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0369234
HISTORY.
Friezes on the entrance to the Blin and Blin textile manufacturing (1872), Elbeuf, Haute-Normandie, France. Full Credit: De Agostini Picture Library / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0271575
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Hermes and the chariot of Athena, ca 525 BC, relief from the western frieze of the Siphnian Treasury in Delphi, Greece. Greek civilization, 6th Century BC. Full Credit: DEA / G. NIMATALLAH / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserve
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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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0120968
KLIMT: FULFILLMENT.
'Fulfillment.' Working drawing for the Stoclet Frieze by Gustav Klimt, c1905-09.
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0065240
PERGAMUM ALTAR.
Detail of a giant from the Artemis group. Marble, 2nd century B.C.
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0019118
GREEK/AMAZON BATTLE.
Marble frieze from the Mausoleum in Halicarnassus, c350 B.C. RESTRICTED OUTSIDE US.
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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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0248835
ATHENS, GREECE.
A section of the frieze on the Parthenon depicts men on horses. Gilbert H. Grosvenor.
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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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0168568
CAVE ART: HORSE.
Relief figure of a horse from a limestone frieze at L'Abri du Cap Blanc, Marquay, Dordogne, France, c13,000 B.C.
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0017050
PARTHENON FRIEZE, 440 B.C.
Horsemen preparing for the Panathenaic Procession. One of the Elgin Marbles. North frieze of the Parthenon (XLII). About 440 B.C.
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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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0265033
PARTHENON: WEST PEDIMENT.
The west pediment of the Parthenon. Engraving, British, 1846.
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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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0017057
ELGIN MARBLES, 445 B.C.
Lapith and centaur. South metope of the Parthenon (XXVII.316). About 445 B.C.
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0065239
PERGAMUM ALTAR.
Detail of the Athena group. Marble, 2nd century B.C.
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0104863
SPAIN: ROMAN FRIEZE.
Marble frieze, Hispano-Roman, 3rd century A.D.
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0003975
PARTHENON FRIEZE, 440 B.C.
Heads of Chariot-horses. South frieze of the Parthenon (XXX), about 440 B.C.
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