Deaccessioned June 27, 2013
Man from a high relief
Late Classical Period
4th century B.C.
Sculpture in Stone (MFA), no. 062.
Height: 16.7 cm (6 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Marble, grayish Attic
The back of the head has been broken away, as if sliced from a thick, flat background. The nose is mostly missing, and the surfaces have been rubbed or weathered to a considerable degree.
1918, gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson, Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 12, 1918); June 26, 2013, deaccessioned by the MFA for sale through Christie's, New York.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson