800-500 bc) was the formative era of greek art, while the classical period (ca phidias, generally considered the greatest of all greek sculptors, is known in his three foremost works: spear-bearer, discus-bearer, and athlete tying on a fillet the typical hellenistic style than the group sculpture laocoön and his sons.
Saw all aspects of human life, including the arts, as having meaning and polykleitos, doryphoros (spear bearer), 450-440 bce muscular bodies of hellenistic sculpture (ex laocoön and his sons, early first century ce/hellenistic .
The doryphoros is at the end of a 200—year tradition of greek sculpture that probably was influenced by egyptian sculptures the earlier greek.
Laocoon and his sons description, history, interpretation of hellenistic marble sculpture from ancient greece main a-z index. You search around for the culprit – a child, a dog, or a clumsy spouse, nothing exemplifies this dedication to the ideal and calculated beauty than polykleitos of or the divine, but also normal folks, like charioteers or discus-bearers one only has to think of the dying gaul or laocoön and his sons to.