Apulu (Apollo of Veii)


Confronting Hercules in the middle of his labors, this clay statue of Apollo strides forward.

 

Apulu (Apollo of Veii), from the roof of the Portonaccio temple, Italy, c. 510-500 B.C.E., painted terracotta, 5′ 11″ high (Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia, Rome)


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Cite this page as: Dr. Steven Zucker and Dr. Beth Harris, "Apulu (Apollo of Veii)," in Smarthistory, August 9, 2015, accessed June 26, 2019, https://smarthistory.org/temple-of-minerva-and-the-sculpture-of-apollo-veii-2/.