The Myth of Achilles
Death of achilles statue is a Greek art sculpture. Achilles is a heroic figure in ancient Greek mythology and literature. He participated in the Trojan War and is known as “the first warrior of Greece”. The son of Peleus, king of Thessaly, and Thetis, the goddess of the sea. He has always famous for his courage, beauty and physical strength. He had great respect for Athena and Hera.
When he was born, her goddess mother took her ankle and put him in the Styx River and soaked him in the Styx. But because the ankle she held was not wet, it became a weakness in the future. His body is almost invulnerable, and he has a war wisdom and powerful strength that surpasses that of mortals. As long as he goes to the Greek coalition, he will be invincible under his leadership.
In the Trojan War, Hector’s younger brother finally shot Achilles’ ankle , Prince Paris of Troy, under the guidance of the sun god Apollo, and the first warrior of the Greeks died. Since then, the tendon at the ankle of the human body (where Achilles was shot) has been anatomically named Achilles tendon. “Achilles’ heel” refers to someone or something’s greatest or only weakness, the key to the door.
The detail of the death of achilles statue
This death of achilles statue is a very classic ancient Greek mythology sculpture. This sculpture is the dying Achilles created by the German sculptor Ernst Gustav Hert, inspired by Greek mythology. The sculpture depicts Achilles leaning on a stone after being shot by an arrow in the ankle. He was with one hand on the ground and the other holding the arrow plucked from his ankle, looking up the sky still wanted to call out to his mother for help, but also seemed to be asking his mother why she didn’t put his ankles in the river. Although, it’s too late to say anything now.
In the death of achilles statue, we can see that the figure in the sculpture has a naked and strong chest and strong muscles in the limbs, as if we can see that it has infinite power. A soft-textured blanket was casually beside him, and the arrow in his hand represented his last struggle. Looking up at the sky is the last look at the world,
This classic ancient Greek mythological sculpture is like a silent picture, connecting the once legendary experience with the people who appreciate it through the form of sculpture, and each story is also the inner adventure of the listener. These stories allow us to touch the abstract “eternity” and the unspoken truth of the world. Arturban sculpture can customize statue as your design and size.