The Horse and Jockey Boy composite bronze statue was trawled up in pieces in 1928 and 1936 at the northern tip of the island of Euboea, near Cape Artemision. The statue dates to the Hellenistic period The go-to academic reference for this work of art is Sean Hemingway, "The Horse and Jockey from Artemision" (Berkeley: Univ. of California Press, 2004). (B. Foley)

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