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Bronze statue of a discus thrower. Painted white. Modelled on a Roman copy of Myron's discobolus and clothed in zhongshan jacket of modern China.
- Production date
Height: 172 centimetres
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2012 1 Jun-9 Sept, The British MuseumAsahi Shimbun Display, Sui Jianguo's discus thrower
2014-2015, 26 Nov-23 Feb, London, Saatchi Gallery, Post Pop:East meets West
2015-2016 11 Dec-20 Mar, South Korea, Seoul Arts Center, Human Image: Masterpieces of figurative art from the British Museum
2017-2018, 10 Nov 2017 - 18 Feb 2018, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya (CSMVS), Mumbai, India, India and the World: A History in Nine Stories
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Donated to the Museum in the context of the Asahi Shimbun display "Sui Jianguo's discus thrower"
- Greek and Roman
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