The bust of Demetrio Poliorcetes will be exhibited at the Prado Museum

The bust of Demetrio Poliorcetes will be exhibited at the Prado Museum

The bust of Demetrio Poliorcetes It will be exhibited in the Prado Museum.

The Prado Museum With the collaboration of the Iberdrola Spain Foundation, it has recovered the monumental bronze head that it treasures in its collections and has identified the person represented as the Hellenistic general and king Demetrius Poliorcetes, or Demetrius I.

It is one of the very few original Hellenistic bronzes that are preserved, dated around 307 BC, an exceptional piece for its size and quality that is exhibited for the first time to the public after its recovery.

When: From June 12 to December 17, 2017
Where: Prado Museum

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