Ajax, a bust, after a copy by Giambologna, Italian, 1570, of the Greek original, by Antigenes.
A large Grand Tour bust of Ajax, after the famous antique marble, with him looking dexter, in full battle armour.
Ajax was ruler of Salamis and a hero in the Trojan War, also known as "Ajax the Great".
The original is at the Château d`anet, France.
This is one of a grand pair.
As a standard these large busts are made much lighter, if you require more weight, please inform at time of ordering.
Original Artist: Antigenes
Museum: Vatican Museums, Vatican City
Time Period: Greek
80 x 60 x 30 cm