Statue of Alexander the Great made from Softstone.
Alexander III of Macedon, 20/21 July 356 BC – 10/11 June 323 BC, commonly known as Alexander the Great, was a king of the Ancient Greek kingdom of Macedon and a member of the Argead dynasty. By the age of thirty he had created one of the largest empires of the ancient world, stretching from Greece to northwestern India. He was undefeated in battle and is widely considered one of history’s most successful military commanders.
We refer to Classical Period as the Period that high achievents in the field of culture were recorded. During this period Athend becomes the cultural ans intellectual center of the Greek world, attracting most of the biggest artists, architects, philosophers and poets. Under Pericles inspiration and guidance great building projects were involved, including Parthenon (447-432BC)
Regarding Art Classical period is subdivided into smaller periods, each one marked by social and political developments. These are the Early Classical Period (479-450BC) the Mature Classical Period (450-425BC), the Rich Style (425-380BC) and the Late Classic Period (380-323 BC).