Description & Technical information

Date:  2nd century A.D.
Period:  Antiquity
Origin:  Roman empire
Medium: Marble
Dimensions: 78 x 30 cm (30³/₄ x 11³/₄ inches)
Provenance: Formerly in a private collection of Sir Richard Westmacott (1775-1856) since the beginning of the 19th century.
Sold by Chistie's 24th Feb. 1970.
Literature: Cte. F. de Clarac, Musée de sculpture antique et moderne, (Paris 1836-7), vol. IV pl.710 A, N. 1708 A.
A. Michaelis, Ancient Marbles in Great Britain, (Cambridge 1882), P. 487, no 3.
S. Reinach, Repertoire de la statuaire grecque et romaine, (Paris 1897), vol. I p.402.
Exhibitions: Preview at TEFAF spring, NYC.
Categories: Classical & Egyptian antiquities, Sculpture