Portrait of Alexander the Great

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Illustration

Caroline Cervera
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published on 02 May 2016
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Portrait of Alexander the Great made during his reign by his court sculptor, Lysippos. Highly influential on portraits of subsequent Hellenistic kings. Currently at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.

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About the Author

Caroline Cervera
Caroline is an Associate Editor for Ancient History Encyclopedia and a student at Northeastern University. She is passionate about studying ancient history and preserving it for future generations.

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APA Style

Cervera, C. (2016, May 02). Portrait of Alexander the Great. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/5028/portrait-of-alexander-the-great/

Chicago Style

Cervera, Caroline. "Portrait of Alexander the Great." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 02, 2016. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/5028/portrait-of-alexander-the-great/.

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Cervera, Caroline. "Portrait of Alexander the Great." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 02 May 2016. Web. 02 Aug 2021.