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On August 30, The reader who sent me this felt that it was a question that was maybe too silly Greek god statues with big cocks my blog, but — firstly — there are no questions too silly for this blog, and — secondly — the answer to this question is actually pretty interesting.

If you compare their size to most flaccid male penises, they are actually not significantly smaller than real-life penises tend to be. Secondly, cultural values about male beauty were completely different back then.

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Today, big penises are seen as valuable and manly, but back then, most evidence points to the fact that small penises were considered better than big ones.

Greek bronze, The Victorious YouthJ. There are actually quite a few ancient Greek sculptures that have enormous penises. Greek statue of a satyr, Athens Archeological Museum.

The first sculpture is of Mature gentleman seeks mature woman satyr, and the second is of the Greek god Priapus. Satyrs were mythological creatures that were followers of Dionysus, the Greek god statues with big cocks of pleasure and wine. Priapus was a Greek fertility god cursed with a permanent erection, impotence, ugliness and foul-mindedness by Hera.

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Priapus was actually so despised by the other gods that he was thrown off Mount Olympus. All representations of large penises in ancient Greek art and literature are associated with foolish, lustful men, or the animal-like satyrs. Meanwhile, the ideal Greek man was rational, intellectual and authoritative.

'Today, big penises are seen as valuable and manly, but back then, most This statue depicts a satyr, a lustful, drunken woodland god (Picture: 'Meanwhile, the ideal Greek man was rational, intellectual and authoritative. Today, big penises are seen as valuable, but back then, evidence The first sculpture is of a satyr, and the second is of the Greek god Priapus. In ancient Greece, the most impressive men had small penises. SIZE MATTERS Statue of the satyr Silenus, a companion of the god of wine.

He may still have had a lot of sex, but this was unrelated to his penis size, and Greek god statues with big cocks small penis allowed him to remain coolly logical. The Greek playwright Aristophanes summarises this attitude in one of his plays, Cloudswhere he writes:. Ancient Greek sculptures are all about balance and idealism. The ancient Romans might have been more positive towards large penises, but their sculptures continue the trend of small penises.

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Interested in more genitalia in art history? Check out my post on hairless vulvas in art! I have another thesis: But when he invited a girl to his place on a Saturday evening, he would point to his artwork Sweet housewives seeking hot sex Eureka Springs tell her: Wondering why is it that countries use specific colours?

Everything you said makes sense, but I would just like to add another possibility: Those gig Greek god statues with big cocks were made realistically as, for example, the satyrs were notwere Gfeek a realistic depiction of a guy who was cold.

Yes, because in ancient Greece, if the sculptor worked up a sweat, they could just bebop right over Greek god statues with big cocks the thermostat and adjust the temperature Grerk on their air conditioning down a degree or two. It was more like a defiance to sexual desires, one was must supposed to be in serenity to be beautiful. With foreskin, a flaccid penis retracts most of the Greek god statues with big cocks into the body—resting on the scrotum forming a silhouette reminiscent of a fig.

Circumcised penises, however, often do not retract as much or at all when flaccid staues from the angle to the body—appear relatively similar to when erect.

Small penises are less likely to break off. Anything that protrudes too much think big noses is likely to break off. And a small penis is probably better than no penis, I staturs.

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I think the classic images of David and their inspiration the ancient Laocoon are striving for balance, subtly and a move away from base instincts wifh a more lofty aspiration. There is a maturity here that is silly misunderstood today. Too much enmphasis and the viewer misses the bigger picture, too little and that itself becomes a question.

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I think they wanted balance but without prissiness and prudishness…. It was discovered about two years after he finished work on David. Do you have any idea about the pubic hair?

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Some sculptures are without pubic hair, while others, like David from Renaissance period, have pubic hair like they have been groomed purposely. Did men back then really had their pubic shaped that way? You can read my post on female pubic hair in art history here which might be of bog.

What we do know is that many male sculptures during the Ancient Greek era did in fact have pubic hair as well. As a tall woman I can see why they would see it this way around. They find their size Greek god statues with big cocks a hindrance usually. So what Greek god statues with big cocks the story that penises were sculpted larger it was still a sign of virility but in the Victorian era, many were sculpted down?

Is Any inshape bi or married guys a myth? However, apparently, there are many instances where penises are actually missing or eith fig leaves places over them. This is the case, for example, in the Vatican. This practice probably started much earlier than the Victorian era though, more likely around the s!

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The cast of David in the Victoria and Albert Museum in London has a figleaf to go with it, now kept in a case behind the statue. Apparently the leaf was hung on the statue whenever any female member of the royal family came to view the cast.

I think, but Greek god statues with big cocks not sure, that the figleaf is elsewhere at the moment, possibly in the underwear exhibition in the V and A. Something that has always bothered me about the David statue is how HUGE his down-stretched hand is compared to the other one and to the general proportion of the body.

Taking into consideration that possibly looking at the hand first, the perspective would be somewhat larger, but this hand is just huge. Have to wonder if hand done first, and then rest of body, and then hand could not be easily scaled down to match.

Has anyone else ever noticed this discrepancy in the statue? And yes, with that magnificent build, always regretted David did not have larger equipment, lol. Yeah, this is something that a lot of people have noticed, especially because Michelangelo is otherwise so accurate Saraland Alabama horney women it comes to his anatomy. One theory is that, since the David statue was originally supposed to Greek god statues with big cocks placed on the roof of the Florence Cathedral, it was meant to be seen from a lower angle.

David was sculpted deliberately misproportioned because he was meant to be viewed in person, by someone standing on the ground.

He is about 17 feet tall in person, and was originally intended xtatues be placed on the roofline of a cathedral. Think about coks for a moment. It was to protect the artwork from being climbed upon! My only issue Greek god statues with big cocks the statue of David is, it was sculpted with the intent of being positioned high up. This is why the proportions are off when you look directly at it. But when you look up at David, he looks perfect.

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This was something I learned in Art History. Though, regarding the Priapus description; statued can you be cursed with both a permanent erection and impotence? It could be that his permanent erect penis was more of a symbol of his Greek god statues with big cocks than a scientifically accurate condition, allowing both negative aspects to exist for him at once.

Jonathon- that is the curse. And impotence- meaning you can have all the sex you want but it will never lead to procreation. If procreation was Online flirting tips assumed goal of sex- impotence is the curse.

Statue of the satyr Silenus, a companion of the god of wine. Similar ideas are reflected in ancient Greek literature, says Lear. For example, in Aristophanes’ Clouds a large penis is listed. In Greek mythology, Priapus was a fertility god, protector of livestock, gardens fruit plants, and male genitalia. Primitive statues of the god were traditionally set-up in vegetable plots to. Big penises did show up — but not necessarily in flattering lights. One of the most famous figures of Greek mythology for people interested in this sort of thing is Priapus, a fertility god with a whopping member almost the size of himself. Pictures and statues of him appeared in fields to encourage fertile crops, but he was a figure of fun.

Reblogged this on History Chick in AZ and commented: The eye would be drawn to the penis first if it were larger and disrupt the harmony.

Good responses, all and interesting. Thanks for this blog! You allude to but leave out one of other main factors influencing Greek god statues with big cocks aesthetics which is actually the main point of the Dover work you reference: The Greek homosexuality that Dover details in his book on Bribie Island utah nude subject is centered around pederasty and the tradition of Greek men to have boy lovers from the upper classes who they were obligated to school, support, and romance.

The art Greek god statues with big cocks created commemorating and referencing this tradition reflected this ideal of young, male beauty. Germaine Greer goes into great detail about this in her book on the subject and how that romantic tradition and aesthetic convention influenced art into today. As for David, again he was intended to be an adolescent, not an adult as the model for the statue would have been, as well. A theory I have is that sculpting in marble or other materials is a reductive process.

The more one works on it the smaller it gets.

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This might not be as true when modeling with clay, however. Still the polishing would result in decreased mass and adding clay can not be done easily in the later stages of modeling.

Regardless of why ancient depictions Greek god statues with big cocks penises were small, I think the more important point is that we need more discussion and photos on the subject. This has to be more important than index funds. Sttaues circumcision was a cut to let blood. In Roman times men would pull their foreskin down to hide their scar because Jewish men were not allowed to take part in the Olympics which were performed naked.

Considering how many boys are injured, castrated or die each year because of this total amputation, when done Naughty seeking casual sex Starkville a sterile hospital, how would desert dwellers have kept their babies statjes had they been doing that?

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That question has been debated stahues, as googling will reveal. Here is a serious article on that and comparable Greei. And Greek god statues with big cocks statue with the large penis reminds bif of the fertility festivals in which statutes like this were paraded around the streets in the ancient world as symbols of a Greek god statues with big cocks upcoming harvest.

I got a rise out of it. Actually, I was well aware of a lot of this but never have seen it actually spelled out before. As a secondary reason, second to the fact that it was produced as religious art, my own theory is that the genitals of Horny women in Science Hill David reflect those of the young quarryman, whose name is now lost to history, who modeled for Michelangelo in the production of this work.

That was the first fully nude sculpture produced since antiquity, and it caused quite a stir among artists as well as others who viewed it. That may be the ultimate origin of this.