Musée National du Sport in Nice

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The National Museum of Sports in Nice showcases the influence of sports on art by displaying paintings, lithographs, posters and sculptures throughout the exhibition. Two artefacts from the Musée d’Art Classique de Mougins join the displays to illustrate this concept. 

Attic black-figured neck lidded amphora depicting the duel of two warriors over a fallen soldier framed by male and female onlookers.

Archaic period, 530-540 BC

Black figured plate depicting two wariors in combat and a pair of dolphins.

Etruscan, 400-480 BC