Discobolus of Myron (2) (1906)


Discobolus of Myron (2) (1906)


The Discobolus of Myron (“discus thrower”, also quoitcaster, discobol), one of many famous Roman marble copies of a lost Greek bronze sculpture.


Artist:

unknown/anonymous

Date:

1906 or earlier

Original Size:

c. 23×18,8 cm

Original title/description:

Quoitcaster by Miron. Diskuswerfer von Miron. Le Discobole de Miron.

Vatican.

Source:

taken from: Meisterwerke antiker Plastik. 30 Reproduktionen nach antiken Bildwerken in Rom. Berlin, Globus [1906].


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