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Head of Apollo sculpture - Apollo

From the Collection of Plutarch Project Caulfield Junction Victoria

Description
Sculpture of head of Apollo, carved out of jelutong wood
Size
L 310 x W 235 x D 77 mm
Object Registration
SM00006
Keywords
apollo, sculpture, wood, greek, god, jelutong
Historical information
This beautiful sculpture by Sotiris Mandalvanos has been created in 1986 and its an artifice from the original statue of Apollo in Olympia Greece
Significance
The sculpture primarily has an artistic and historical value because it is the only known sculpture of Apollo by the only known sculptor migrant of Greek origin in Melbourne.
Inscriptions & Markings
Back inscription by hand "SM 1986"
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM