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Marble head of a youth

Late Classical
4th century B.C.
Marble, Parian
H. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm.) width 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm.) depth 2 in. (5.1 cm)
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1914
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 159
Small marble head In the style of Praxiteles.
Said to be from Athens

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1915. "Department of Classical Art: The Accessions of 1914." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 10 (2): p. 26, fig. 4.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 107, 245, pl. 85j, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1954. Catalogue of Greek Sculptures. no. 109, p. 69, pls. 87d-e, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Zagdoun, Mary-Anne. 1979. "Collection Paul Canellopoulos (XII)." Bulletin de Correspondance Hellénique, 103 (2): pp. 397-8 n. 29.

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