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6.11: Laocoön and his Sons

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  • Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker provide a description, historical perspective, and analysis of Laocoön and his Sons.


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    Athanadoros, Hagesandros, and Polydoros of Rhodes, Laocoön and his Sons, early first century CE, marble, 7′ 10 1/2″ high (Vatican Museums)

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