Greek & Roman Statues
The athleticism of wrestling allowed this ancient artist to depict the human form in movement from every possible angle. One of the most dramatic and realistic pieces in Hellenistic art, the intensely straining muscles and taut limbs seen in this classic work draw the eye into an experience of form and style. This virtually identical Roman copy of the Greek original is cast in bonded natural marble and hand-finished to be truly gallery-worthy. 91/2"Wx6"Dx9"H. 5 lbs.
This classic statue is a Roman copy of one of the Hellenistic bronze figures erected at Pergamon by King Attalos 1st (241-197 BCE) commemorating his victories over the Gauls. Despite celebrating triumph, the dignified pathos of the defeated "barbarians" is preserved. The Dying Gaul Statue was formerly called a gladiator; but with his moustache and neck torque he is clearly what the Roman historian Diodorus called a "shaggy haired gaul". The sculptures fame was boosted by the restoration of the right arm, by Michelangelo. With classic details revealing the Greeks' admiration for strength and bravery, this museum-quality replica is captured in bonded natural marble and sculpted to be admired from any angle as a fine gallery work. 13"Wx51/2"Dx7"H. 7 lbs.
The messenger of the gods and patron of commerce and trading, winged Mercury speeds through the skies carrying the caduceus that symbolizes both immunity during war and the practice of medicine. Bologna, working in the Medici court in Florence, composed his subject in the figura serpentine that masterfully guides the eye across our quality designer resin sculpt to fully admire each detail, finished here in a rich faux bronze. 5"Wx8"Dx13"H. 1 lb.
The classic composition of muscled warrior and powerful god in this flawless, museum-quality sculpture of great beauty is inspired by the 16th-century Italian works of Jacopo Sansovino. Complete with details including a spear and shield, it is cast in fine quality, bonded natural marble for your home gallery. 5"Wx31/2"Dx121/2"H. 2 lbs.
Apollo, god of the arts, archery and divination, is inspired by the 16th-century works of artist Jacopo Sansovino. Apollo is, in many respects, the epitome of a Greek god. The ideal of the kouros (a beardless youth), he represents order, harmony and civilization in ways that most other Olympian deities cannot equal. Complete with details including a bow and arrow, our statue is cast in fine quality, bonded natural marble for your home gallery. See Additional Views for set details. 7"Wx51/2"Dx111/2"H. 2 lbs.
A Renaissance image celebrating the strength and beauty of the human form, this museum-quality sculpture depicts one of the twelve mythic labors of Hercules. The artist, a student of Michelangelo, was commissioned to sculpt the myth in which Hercules throws Diomedes to his own man-eating mares. Cast in bonded natural marble, each detail is finished with care. Nude Version: 5"Wx4"Dx12"H. 3 lbs.
This exquisite museum replica is cast directly from a 19th-century French antique, with every detail, from delicate ankle to sloping shoulder fully captured in bonded natural marble. The artist employed a trio of water nymphs to showcase his sculptural artistry with the elegant movement from smooth stone to jagged rock. A coveted, gallery-quality work of art! 7"Wx41/2"Dx11"H. 5 lbs.
This Roman statue of a resting athlete, pays homage to a lost Greek bronze original. Replicated by many famed sculptors through the ages and said to represent various gods from Jason to Mercury to Hermes although this classical sculpture has none of the god's attributes. Found in 1769 at Hadrian's Villa at Tivoli near Rome, it is sometimes referred to as the Lansdowne Sandal Binder after the English aristocrat who owned it in the eighteenth century. One of the most respected masterpieces in the canon of antiquity, this almost foot-tall sculpture studies the idealized male form in a museum-quality composition artistically cast in natural bonded marble. 51/2"Wx3"Dx10"H. 3 lbs.
Discovered in 1611, this coveted sculpture is so revered that it s moved through the collections of Napoleon, the House of Windsor and Jefferson's Monticello to the Louvre. Conjectured to represent Achilles at war with a horse-mounted combatant, this almost foot-tall sculpture with muscular, outstretched arm effortlessly draws the eye across a museum-quality composition artistically cast in natural bonded marble. 8"Wx6"Dx101/2"H. 3 lbs.
It's one of art's timeless mysteries that a sculpture as delicate, graceful and elegant as Cellini's "Perseus" can be so beloved despite the stark drama of its subject. The triumph of the Medici family was embodied in his youthful, naked figure who killed the Gorgon Medusa to hold aloft his trophy. Replicated from the museum original in bonded natural marble, this foot-tall piece of sculptural art is a quality work sure to bring pride to any gallery. 5"Wx61/2"Dx12"H. 3 lbs.
Welcome the beauty of star-crossed lovers of ancient mythology in this artist's rendition of Pan offering advice to the grieving Psyche, here mourning for her lost love, Eros. Incredibly detailed statue from the muscled features to the draped garments, this Design Toscano museum-quality sculpture is cast in bonded marble resin, virtually identical in appearance and texture to the original work by this beloved German sculptor responsible for some of his country's most treasured public art. 71/2"Wx51/2"Dx81/2"H. 6 lbs.
Ancient Father Time, with muscular body and flowing beard, thoughtfully holds forth his tall, mythical scythe and the commanding hourglass of days that waits for no man. This quality bonded marble statue, created exclusively for Design Toscano, pays tribute to the father of Zeus and arguably the most powerful god in Greek mythology. A stunning collectible for gallery or desktop. 5"Wx41/2"Dx101/2"H. 2 lbs.
Find inspiration in this classic sculpture of Minerva, Roman goddess of wisdom and the arts! Also known as Athena, our Greek goddess of war figurine wears a feather-plumed helmet and a breastplate bearing the formidable images of Medusa. Our statue is cast in bonded marble resin exclusively for Design Toscano and makes a proud addition to home, office or gallery. 61/2"Wx41/2"Dx131/2"H. 4 lbs.
Holding her legendary sacred snakes, this revered goddess has been credited as healer, messenger and priestess of retribution. An exact replica of the historic statue unearthed in Knossos, Crete at the turn of the last century, our museum-quality designer resin work is hand-painted with an ancient patina that echoes the distinctive ceramic original. 7½"Wx21/2"Dx101/2"H. 1 lb.
Seemingly straight from the studio of a Renaissance master, these three scaled sculptural busts portraying heroes of the ancient world are classic renditions. Whether displayed individually or set amidst other collections, these classic statues will speak to your love of both art and history. Created in quality designer resin atop hand painted faux marble bases, they show timeless style. Ajax: 2"Wx13/4"Dx53/4"H. 1/2 lb. Caesar: 31/4"Wx21/2"Dx71/2"H. 1 lb. Adonis: 31/2"Wx3"Dx81/4"H. 11/2 lbs.
This classic image of female beauty was inspired by an original image in the British Museum. With each detail, from delicate ankles to sloping shoulders, the sculptor fully captured the classic original in bonded natural marble. Showcasing sculptural artistry with elegant movement from smooth skin to textured tresses, this gallery-quality piece is worthy of any new or established collection. 41/2"Wx31/2"Dx11"H. 2 lbs.
Each detail, from delicate ankles to sloping shoulders, the subject's elongated proportions reflect artist Ingres' search for the pure form of this model. It fully captures Ingres' classic original in bonded natural marble. Showcasing sculptural artistry with elegant movement from smooth skin to textured tresses, this gallery-quality piece is worthy of any new or established collection. Each approx. 41/2"Wx31/2"Dx11"H.
Drawing on the spirit of one of the most famous paintings of the Renaissance, this stately sculpture captures the birth of Venus, the mythological goddess of love and beauty. Botticelli's 1486 painting of the goddess set the standard for Renaissance beauty, with our bonded natural marble sculpt adding a third dimension that allows it to fill a privileged place in home or gallery. 5"Wx4"Dx111/2"H. 2 lbs.