In Full Color, Ancient Sculpture Reimagined

At the exhibit “Chroma: Ancient Sculpture in Color” at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Additional resources

More about the exhibit at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Jan Stubbe Østergaard, “Polychromy, sculptural, Greek and Roman,” Oxford Classical Dictionary (2018).


Smarthistory images for teaching and learning:

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Cite this page as: Dr. Elizabeth Macaulay and Dr. Beth Harris, "In Full Color, Ancient Sculpture Reimagined," in Smarthistory, November 18, 2022, accessed February 26, 2024,