Description & Technical information

A draped garment covers the left shoulder and arm, leaving exposed his nudity and prominent musculature. A lock of wavy hair is visible on the right shoulder.

Date:  AD 2nd century
Period:  Antiquity
Origin:  Roman empire
Medium: White marble
Dimensions: 42 x 22 x 15 cm (16¹/₂ x 8⁵/₈ x 5⁷/₈ inches)
Provenance: Formerly in a French private collection, acquired at Hôtel Drouot in May 1969
Literature: Sale catalogue, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, May 1969, lot 57

Categories: Classical & Egyptian antiquities