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Roman marble statue of a youthful Marcus Aurelius as caesar, togate Roman marble statue of a youthful Marcus Aurelius as caesar, togate
Roman marble statue of a youthful Marcus Aurelius as caesar, togate IMPORTANT ROMAN MARBLE STATUE OF A YOUTHFUL MARCUS AURELIUS AS CAESAR, TOGATE

Approximately 3/4 life-size. Given that title in AD 139 by the Emperor Antoninus Pius after adopting him as his heir.
The head is set separately into the body but belongs.

Ca. AD 140

H. 49 in. (125 cm.)

Ex A. T. collection, Geneva, Switzerland; J. Turner, Amsterdam, 1984; F.A. collection, Paris, acquired from Royal-Athena in 1991; S.G. collection, South Carolina, acquired from Royal-Athena in 1998.

Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 1985, no. 263; J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 1999, no. 10; J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2015, no. 6.

Cf. a similar togate portrait in the Capitoline Museum of Marcus Annius Verus.

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Roman marble statue of a youthful Marcus Aurelius as caesar, togate Roman marble statue of a youthful Marcus Aurelius as caesar, togate
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