Menelaus & Patroclus

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Mark Cartwright
by Albert
published on 13 March 2020
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A statue group possibly representing the Spartan king Menelaus supporting the fallen Patroclus, one of the famous episodes of the Trojan War of Greek mythology. Roman copy of a Hellenistic period original. (Loggia dei Lanzi, Florence)

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