IMPERIAL ROMAN MARBLE NUDE MALE TORSO FROM A SARCOPHAGUS

The muscular figure is carved in such high relief as to be practically in the round.

 

2nd - 3rd Century AD

 

Height: 28 cm.     (11  in.)

 

Ex: American private collection, acquired in the 1980s.

 

#5794

 

Published: 

Antiquarium, Ltd.; Ancient Treasures XIX. (London, 2020) p.36

Christie’s; Antiquities. Including Property from the Collection of Max Palevsky (New York, 12.09.2010) lot.192

 

 

Comparandum:

Thessaloniki Archaeological Museum  acc. no.1246

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