Apoxyòmenos, Greek athlete that cleans him self with the “strigile”, is a bronze artwork made around the 330 b.C. by the sculptor Lisippo. A roman copy was digged in 1849 and was taken in the Vatican Museum.
All the Classical and Renaissance art executed by the Marinelli Foundry is created through moulds made directly on the original Works of Art at the beginning of the last century. These original moulds are owned by and a part of the Ferdinando Marinelli Artistic Foundry heritage.