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Laocoon, Odessa

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  • The Statue of Laocoon is very interesting sculpture, located near the Odessa Archaeological Museum. It is a copy of the original sculpture in the Vatican. It reflects a mythological story- a Trojan...  more »
  • In this copy of the famous sculpture 'Laocoon & his sons' are seen struggling with poisonous snakes (the original is in the Vatican museum) in front of the Archeological Museum.  more »
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  • In 1506, in the vineyards of Roman F. De Freddie, stretched on the site of the ancient settlement Titus, found this sculptural group. Julius II bought it for the Vatican, where it is now. GG Marazli ordered a marble copy in Rome. It was performed by the Italian sculptor Carl Chevran. In 1870 the year "Laokon" has arrived to Odessa and has been established on a dacha of the merchant on small Fontane. In 1928 it was moved to the square on Preobrazhenskaya Street, and in 1971 "Laokon" moved to the Archaeological museum.
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  • Beautiful place. Quite high-quality and exact copy, which fits nicely with the ensemble of the Odessa Archaeological Museum and recalls the Greek roots of Odessa, about which, given the rather strange date of the city Foundation, a few forgotten. Photo there is obligatory.
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