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Portrait Head of Faustina the Younger

Object Details

Title:

Portrait Head of Faustina the Younger

Artist/Maker:

Unknown

Culture:

Roman

Place:

Roman Empire (Place Created)

Date:

about A.D. 170

Medium:

Marble

Object Number:

96.AA.298

Dimensions:

24 cm (9 7/16 in.)

Credit Line:

Gift of Barbara and Lawrence Fleischman

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Provenance
Provenance
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Robin Symes (London, England), sold to Peter Sharrer.

by 1984 -

Peter Sharrer (New York, New York), sold to Barbara and Lawrence Fleischman, 1987.

1987 - 1996

Barbara Fleischman and Lawrence Fleischman, American, 1925 - 1997 (New York, New York), donated to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1996.

Bibliography
Bibliography

Sotheby's, New York. Sale cat., March 1-2, 1984, lot 76.

True, Marion, and Kenneth Hamma, eds. A Passion For Antiquities. Ancient Art from the Collection of Barbara and Lawrence Fleischman, exh. cat. (Malibu: The J. Paul Getty Museum, 1994), p. 356, cat. no. 283.

"Museum Acquisitions Between July 1, 1996, and June 30, 1998." The Report of the J. Paul Getty Trust (1997-98), p. 63.