Date ca. 438-432 BCE
Movement Greek | Classical
Housed at The British Museum, London
Thought to depict Leto, Artemis and Aphrodite. Relaxed, dignified poses and beautifully carved drapery convey naturalism. Deeply cut folds of clothing pile throughout rather unnaturally, creating distinct sections of the bodies —these sections, though clumped unnaturally, add depth to the figures, enhancing the bodies’ overall naturalism.