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Paionios

Marble statue of Nike (height 1.95m) by Paionios, about 420 BC. Olympia Museum 46-8.Sculptor working in the second half of the 5th century BC, from Mende in northern Greece. He made a statue of Nike (Victory), which once stood on a high triangular column outside the Temple of Zeus at Olympia. He also made this temple's akroteria.

Above: Marble statue of Nike (height 1.95m) by Paionios, about 420 BC. Olympia Museum 46-8. © Olympia Museum Licence Plate 11 UK 1007 178

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