Caricature of a Male Torso
Greek, East Greek
Late Hellenistic Period
probably 1st century B.C.
Place of Manufacture: Asia Minor, Ionia, Smyrna
6.8 cm (2 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Torso. Caricature of a man. Exaggerated muscles; lacks head, arms, and legs. Left leg was advanced; arms were extended to front.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens: said from Smyrna.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, 1901
Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution