Polykleitos Sheep.

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 Tadcaster limestone 2014

Polykleitos Sheep was exhibited in 2014 at the Summer Sculpture Exhibition, Newby Hall, Ripon.

Little Polykleitos.

Tadcaster limestone. 2014.

Height 330mm.

 

At the start of 2014 the small Roman Sheep was carved from a single block of Tadcaster limestone and given a great plinth worthy of a celebrated 2nd Century AD Roman Hero.

This sheep became the inspiration for the much larger Polykleitos Sheep .

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Little Polykleitos.

Tadcaster limestone. 2014.

Height 330mm.

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Polykleitos Sheep.