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British Museum explains why Greek statues are naked - Telegraph nude greek statutes


When the British Museum opens its blockbuster exhibition of Greek sculpture this spring, curators believe visitors may have one burning.

Why are Greek statues always NAKED? The extraordinary answer's laid bare in magnificent - if risque - exhibition at the British Museum.

The ancient Greeks famously fetishized the male body in sculptures that partially clothed in drapery or cloth; often, they are stark naked.