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5.8: New York Kouros

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  • Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker provide a description, historical perspective, and analysis of kouros sculptures.


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    Marble Statue of a Kouros (New York Kouros), c. 590–580 BCE (Attic, archaic), Naxian marble, 194.6 × 51.6 cm (The Metropolitan Museum of Art)

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