|ROMAN MARBLE LIFE-SIZE PORTRAIT BUST OF A PATRICIAN YOUTH
Possibly Drusus Minor, son of the emperor Tiberius, or a contemporary, with fine features and a pronounced forehead. An exceptional portrait said to have been found in the waters off Spain.
Acquired in London, October 1990.
Ca. 35-40 AD
H. 14 3/4 in. (37.5 cm.)
Art of the Ancient World, 2009, no. 22
Art of the Ancient World, 2000, no. 15
Art of the Ancient World, 1991, no. 17