Unfinished marble statue of a kouros (naked youth), found on Naxos, Cyclades.
ca. 540 BC.
Statue of a kouros (naked youth), made of island marble. It was found on the island of Naxos, in the Cyclades. The entire surface of the statue is worked with a point.
The sculptor has modeled the volumes from all sides, but has not got as far as the anatomical details and the final working of the surface.
Height: 1,02 m.