Workshop of Phidias | University of Illinois Archives

Title:
Workshop of Phidias
Description:

Photograph of Lorado Taft's minature set of the workshop of sculptor Phidias.

From the verso: "Workshop of Phidias

Phidias standing beside the small model of his work 'Athena' for the Parthenon, discusses the work with Pericles and his lovely wife Aspasia, while several Greek gentlemen stand about the studio.  Out sid is the full sized model of Athena upon which two workmen are placing plates of gold. Probably about 450 B.C."

Original photo located in RS 26/20/16, Box 30, Board #104

Phys. Desc:

TIFF

Original photo is 5" x 3.5"

ID:
0006244
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University of Illinois Archives
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Contributor:
Ricker Library of Architecture
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