...ancient Greeks. It is said that Kouros was probably made during the Archaic Period of Classical Greece, from 700-480 BCE (Ancient-Greece.org n. p.). One of the main characteristics of Kouros is that it is actually depicts a male youth, usually nude, in an always “votive or commemorative” nature (Ancient-Greece.org n. p.). In this case, the startling part of looking at this statue is that it is almost always life-sized, not only in terms of size, but also in terms of its appearance. This is because of the fact that Kouros statues usually exhibit a supreme form... ? A Descriptive Paper on “Kouros” “Kouros,” or the statue of the standing youth, is one of the most famous, iconic artworks made by the ancient...