Funeral and honorific statue of Marcellus, represented as Hermes. Detail.

Greek marble. Ca. 20 BCE.
Inv. No. MR 315 (Ma 1207).

Paris, Louvre Museum

Credits:
(ρρ) 2008. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.

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THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: funeral honorific posthumous portrait statue Greek marble Julio-Claudian dynasty dinastia giulio-claudia Julii-Claudii Marcus Claudius Marcellus Marco Claudio Marcello Julio-Claudian dynasty dinastia giulio-claudia Julii-Claudii statue sculptor Cleomenes of Athens Cleomenes the Athenian Hermes Mercury Mercurius Psychopompos Inv No MR 315 Ma 1207
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