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Nude Male, Possibly Alexander the Great
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Nude Male, Possibly Alexander the Great


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Description Nude except for boots and a cloak draped over the proper left shoulder and wrapped around the left arm, the man stands with his weight on the left foot, right leg free. His head is turned to his right, and the face is highly detailed. The way the curling hair is rendered is reminiscent of portraits of Alexander
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
6/07/1957Treatmentcleaned
Provenance Warneck Collection [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Warneck Sale, 1905, no. 166 [as from Tiber River, Rome]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, [date of acquisition unknown] by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
1st century BCE-1st century CE (Late Hellenistic-Roman Imperial)
Medium
bronze
(Metal)
Accession Number
54.762
Measurements
H: 7 5/8 in. (19.4 cm)
Geography
  • Italy, Tiber River (Place of Discovery)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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