Nike alighting on a warship (Nike of Samothrace), from Samothrace, Greece, ca. 190 BC (otherwise known as Winged Victory or Victory of Samothrace).

Greek Goddess of Victory, Nike

Has anyone noticed that Nike statues are always headless? of Victory! Winged Victory (Nike) of Samothrace, Greek statue (marble), century BC (Musée du Louvre, Paris).

Winged Victory of Samothrace - Photo by Cate Copenhaver The Winged Victory of Samothrace, also called the Nike of Samothrace, is a century BC marble sculpture of the Greek goddess Nike (Victory).

Invisible Ink

The Louvre - It is the Winged Victory of Samothrace. It’s from the second century BCE, and it represents the Greek god of victory, Nike. It was made to commemorate a successful sea battle in Samothrace, and it actually did have a head once upon a time.

The Winged Victory of Samothrace ~ The Louvre, Paris, France. She is also named nike. So nike is the god of victory. people thought when they won that is was because of nike. So she was an amazing god in greek.

The Winged Victory of Samothrace, also called the Nike of Samothrace, is a century BC marble sculpture of the Greek goddess Nike (Victory). The Greeks considered ideal beauty.

sheanstrong: Winged Victory of Samothrace. My favorite... (A Gentlewoman)

Nike - The Winged Victory of Samothrace. A living, moving being in stone. When I first saw it in the Louvre, I could hardly breathe.

The Winged Victory of Samothrace, a second century BC marble sculpture of the Greek goddess Nike (Victory). Estimated to have been created around 190 BC, the Victory is held to be one of the great.

Greek Art Winged Victory of Samothrace Marble, h. m ft) Found on the island of Samothrace Around 190 BC Musee du Louvre, Paris

The Winged Victory of Samothrace. psv flikr

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