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Marble portrait bust of a man

Period:
Late Imperial
Date:
mid–3rd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
H. 25 7/8 in. (65.7 cm)
Classification:
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1908
Accession Number:
08.258.46
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 169
Marble portrait bust of a young man.
[Until 1908, with Alfredo Barsanti, Rome]; acquired in 1908, purchased of A. Barsanti.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1909. "The Department of Classical Art: The Accessions of 1908--II. Marbles." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 4(4): pp. 64–65, fig. 5.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1917. Handbook of the Classical Collection. p. 253, fig. 155, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1927. Handbook of the Classical Collection. pp. 304–5, fig. 214, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1930. Handbook of the Classical Collection. pp. 304–5, fig. 214, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1941. Roman Portraits, Vol. 2. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1948. Roman Portraits, 2nd edn. no. 96, p. vi, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Dahmen, Karsten. 2001. Untersuchungen zu Form und Funktion kleinformatiger Porträts der römischen Kaiserzeit. p. 183 n.145, pl. 145, Münster: Scriptorium.

Zanker, Paul. 2016. Roman Portraits: Sculptures in Stone and Bronze in the Collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. no. 65, pp. 115, 178–81, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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