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The Dying Gaul

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Title

The Dying Gaul

Subject

Depictions of Barbarians

Description

The Dying Gaul is a Roman copy of a 3rd century Greek statue. It depicts a gaul with a wound in his lower chest. His hair, mustache and torc necklace identify him as a barbarian.

Creator

Unknown

Source

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:The_Dying_Gaul,_second-century_AD_Roman_copy_of_a_third-century_BC_Hellenistic_bronze,_Capitoline_Museums_(11340775816).jpg

Date

Greek Original dates to the 3rd century BC

Contributor

Evie Mauzé

Rights

Public Domain

Format

Marble

Type

Statue

Geolocation