Winged victory

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The Winged Victory of Samothrace, also called the Nike of Samothrace, is a marble Hellenistic sculpture of Nike that was created about the 2nd century BC. A peerless masterpiece of Greek sculpture, the Winged Victory of Samothrace standing on the prow of a ship overlooked the sanctuary of the Great Gods on the .

The winged goddess of Victory standing on the prow of a ship overlooked the Sanctuary of the Great Gods on the island of Samothrace. Nike (Winged Victory) of Samothrace, Lartos marble (ship) and Parian marble (figure), c. The Winged Victory of Samothrace, also called the Nike of Samothrace, is a 2nd-century BC marble sculpture of the Greek goddess Nike (Victory).

The iconic classical sculpture of the Winged Victory of Samothrace is back in pride of place in the Louvre’s Denon wing after a 10-month . Visiting the Louvre Museum in Paris can be overwhelming and provoke a kind of sensory and intellectual. Find great deals on for Winged Victory in European Collectibles. In training, they meet and become pals with .

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