Workshop of Phidias | University of Illinois Archives
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.Â 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
Original photo is 5" x 3.5"