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Head of Bearded Man, 2nd century CE

  • Greek
  • Roman

Marble

  • Overall: 10 1/4 × 6 1/4 × 7 3/4 inches (26 × 15.9 × 19.7 cm) Mount (base): 56 × 10 × 10 inches (142.2 × 25.4 × 25.4 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

24.104

(Joseph Brummer)

1924-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Bulletin of the DIA 6, no. 6 (1925): pp. 61-64 (ill.). Richter, G. M. A. "Greek Art in Detroit," Art in America, vol. 15 (December 1926): pp. 25-26, (figs. 1-2). Arndt-Bruckmann. Portraits. pl. 1101-1102. Blumel, C. "Griechisher Kopf eines Bartigen Mannes," Berliner Museen: Berichte aus den Preussischen Kunstsammlungen, vol. 50 (1929): pp. 84-87, (figs. 4 & 5).

Roman; after Greek, Head of Bearded Man, 2nd century CE, marble. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 24.104.