Sculpture vs Diadumenos - What's the difference?

sculpture | diadumenos |


As nouns the difference between sculpture and diadumenos

is that sculpture is (uncountable) the art of shaping figures or designs in the round or in relief, professionally performed by a sculptor while diadumenos is a form of ancient greek sculpture featuring a young man holding a knotted diadem (as the winner of a contest).

As a verb sculpture

is to fashion something into a three-dimensional figure.

sculpture

English

Noun

(en-noun) (wikipedia sculpture)
  • (uncountable) The art of shaping figures or designs in the round or in relief, professionally performed by a sculptor
  • (countable) A work of art created by sculpting.
  • * Dryden
  • There, too, in living sculpture , might be seen / The mad affection of the Cretan queen.
  • Works of art created by sculpting, as a group.
  • Verb

    (sculptur)
  • To fashion something into a three-dimensional figure.
  • To represent something in sculpture.
  • To change the shape of a land feature by erosion etc.
  • diadumenos

    Noun

  • A form of Ancient Greek sculpture featuring a young man holding a knotted diadem (as the winner of a contest)