“Man is the measure of all things.

One of the most well known phrases from Greek history is “Man is the measure of all things.” No previous civilization valued the qualities of man, quite like the Greeks. Their expression and treatment of the human figure in art is evident in their sculptures of the male nude free-standing form.

The purpose of this assignment is to gain an understanding of the evolution of the Greek nude, male free standing sculpted from the Archaic to the Hellenistic period.

Complete a 500-700-word essay that addresses the following question:

How the male, nude freestanding Greek form changed from the Archaic through the Hellenistic periods?