Roman torso of an ephebe

White marble 42 x 22 x 15 cm (16.5 x 8.7 x 5.9 in.) Roman, circa 2nd century AD

A draped garment covers the left shoulder and arm, leaving exposed his nudity and prominent musculature. A lock of wavy hair is visible on the right shoulder.

Provenance
Private collection, France, acquired at Hôtel Drouot in May 1969
Literature
Hôtel Drouot, Sale catalogue, Paris, May 1969, lot 57

EXHIBITOR

Galerie David Ghezelbash

"Ancient Art"

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