Nicolas Koutoulakis, 1910 - 1996 (Geneva, Switzerland), sold to J. Paul Getty, 1960.
1960 - 1971
J. Paul Getty, American, 1892 - 1976 (Sutton Place, Surrey, England), donated to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1971.
Not currently on view
Fragmentary Bust of a Youth
Roman Empire (Place Created)
33.5 cm (13 3/16 in.)
Gift of J. Paul Getty
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