Statuette

Greek


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.215 H.

Accession Number

13.156

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Reproductions

Bearded man, nude, with hands raised over head. Possibly Hephaestos with mallet to break the head of Zeus. The original from Athens was diseased and fell to pieces after a cast had been taken.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: [this is a copy] in bronze . . . made from Andre's cast [of an] antique bronze Hercules) ; gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, January 2, 1913

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren