Deaccessioned September 24, 2015

Youth

Italic
Classical or Hellenistic Period
about 4th century B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 192.

Dimensions

Height: 10.7 cm (4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

18.508

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

He stands with his left hand extended and his right hand on the hip, looking to the left. The right leg is broken off above the ankle and the left above the knee. Brown patina, the right arm and all below the waist also covered with green encrustation.

Provenance

1918, gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thompson, Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 12, 1918)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson