Portrait Head of a Man

Object Details

Title:

Portrait Head of a Man

Artist/Maker:

Unknown

Culture:

Roman

Place:

Macedonia, Greece (Place created)

Date:

mid-1st century A.D.

Medium:

Marble

Object Number:

83.AA.246

Dimensions:

27.9 cm (11 in.)

Credit Line:

Gift of Stefan Hornak

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Provenance
- 1983

Antike Kunst Palladion (Basel, Switzerland)

1983

Stefan Hornak (Simi Valley, California), donated to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1983.

Bibliography

"Acquisitions/1983." The J. Paul Getty Museum Journal 12 (1984), p. 237, no. 24.

Herrmann, Jr. J.J. "Exportation of Dolomitic Marble from Thasos: Evidence from European and North American Collections." In Ancient Stones: Quarrying, Trade and Provenance. Marc Waelkens et al., eds. (Leuven: Leuven University Press, 1992), p. 94.