A view of Thorvaldsen Museum (Copenhagen, Denmark)

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The renowned Danish neo-classicist sculptor Bertel Thorvaldsen [1770 – 1844] (above) has a museum dedicated to his art in Copenhagen, Denmark. I’ve taken some pictures of his most representative works exhibited there. Enjoy!

Thorvaldsen Museum Copenhagen Denmark

Gutenberg (plaster model)

Gutenberg (plaster model)

Maximilian I (plaster model)

Maximilian I (plaster model)

Pius VII (plaster model)

Pius VII (plaster model)

Schiller (plaster model)

Schiller (plaster model)

Copernicus (plaster model)

Copernicus (plaster model)

Jozef Poniatowski (Plaster Model)

Jozef Poniatowski (Plaster Model)

Byron (Plaster model)

Byron (Plaster model)

Ganymede and Zeus as Eagle

Ganymede and Zeus as Eagle

Cupid

Cupid

Adonis

Adonis

The Graces

The Graces

Frederick VI of Denmark

Frederick VI of Denmark

Shepherd Boy

Shepherd Boy

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Maria Feodorovna

Maria Feodorovna

Mercury

Mercury

Vulcan

Vulcan

Goddess of Hope

Goddess of Hope

Mars and Cupid

Mars and Cupid

Hebe

Hebe

Venus with Apple

Venus with Apple

Cupid and the Graces

Cupid and the Graces

Cupid and Psyche

Cupid and Psyche

Ganymede

Ganymede

Cupid

Cupid

Young girl dancing

Young girl dancing

Psyche

Psyche

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Photography: a view of Pergamon Museum Berlin, Germany

Impressive, monumental, Pergamonmuseum or Pergamon Museum, in Berlin has one of the finest colossal “debris” from the ancient civilizations of Greece, Assyria, Babylonia, and the Mesopotamian cultures.

Here’s a photographic visit to this famous museum.

Pergamon  or Pergamum Altar:

Miletus Market Gate

Babylonian Ishtar Gate and Hallway

Assyrian Gate Keeper and Wall Relief

The Return of the Gods (mostly Greek Mythology with the exception of Habad the Weather God)

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