Jacques

Jacques

Posted on 11/04/2008


Photo taken on June  9, 2007



See also...


Keywords

Grèce
Delphi
Archaeological Site
Delphes
UNESCO Site
Greece
Winged Sphinx
Naxians Gift
Gift
Naxians


Authorizations, license

Visible by: Everyone
All rights reserved

828 visits

PICT17469ac The Winged Sphinx of the Naxians (570-560 B.C)

PICT17469ac The Winged Sphinx of the Naxians (570-560 B.C)
Famous statue of the winged sphinx set on a column and chapter of the Ionic Order with a strong influence of Egyptian Art; The statue of Sphinx stands 2.3m (7.5ft) high and once it was placed atop a column reaching over 10m (33ft) in height; Rich inhabitants of Naxos, the biggest island in the Cyclades in the Aegean Sea, have donated this statue to Delphi in 560 BC Le célèbre Sphinx Ailé des Naxiens sur sa colonne de l'ordre Ionique; Delphi Archaeological Site & Museum.

Demetrius Chryssikos has particularly liked this photo


Comments
LuDoViC
LuDoViC
Bonjour Jacques, je suis un administrateur du groupe Nains et Magiciens, Elfes et Trolls, anges, fantômes, créatures fantastiques, tous ceux de l'ailleurs. Nous serions heureux que vous ajoutiez ce document dans notre groupe. Merci !
--
Coming from a user's photostream (?)
9 years ago.
Jacques has replied to LuDoViC
Voilà qui est fait, je le pense tout au moins, Jacques
9 years ago. Edited 9 years ago.