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Marble bust of a man

Early Imperial, Julio-Claudian
A.D. 14–68
H.: 7 in. (17.8 cm)
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1921
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Until 1910, collection of Count Grigoriy Sergeyevich Stroganov, Palazzo Stroganov, Rome; from 1910 and until 1920, with his descendants, Palazzo Stroganov, Rome; [ca. 1920, sold to Giorgio Sangiorgi, Rome]; acquired in 1921, purchased from G. Sangiorgi.

Pollak, Ludwig and Antonio Muñoz. 1911. Pièces de choix de la collection du comte Grégoire Stroganoff à Rome. p. 13, pls. XVII–XVIII, Rome: Impr. de l'Unione editrice.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1941. Roman Portraits, Vol. 1. no. 6, p. 1, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1948. Roman Portraits, 2nd edn. no. 4, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Zanker, Paul. 2016. Roman Portraits: Sculptures in Stone and Bronze in the Collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. no. 101, pp. 258–59, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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