Roman portrait of a woman
Marble.
Age of Augustus (27 BCE — 14 CE).
Boston, Museum of Fine ArtsInv. No. 99.345.Photo by Roger B. Ulrich

Roman portrait of a woman.

Marble.
Age of Augustus (27 BCE — 14 CE).
Inv. No. 99.345.

Boston, Museum of Fine Arts

Description:
Roman portrait of a woman in the Boston Museum of Fine Arts (MFA) dated by the museum to the reign of Augustus (27 B.C. — A.D. 14). The hairstyle is similar to that seen on portrait of the empress Livia, wife of Augustus.
Credits:
© 2009. Photo: Roger B. Ulrich.
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.
Keywords: γλυπτική sculptura sculpture sculptural scultura skulptur ρώμη rome roma rom of a unidentify unknown woman women female donna ignoto femminile unbekannt frau weiblich inconnu femme απεικόνιση portraiture ritrattistica porträtmalerei portrait roman portraiture ritrattistica romana römisches porträt portrait romain προτομή bust busto büste buste female portrait of a woman ritratto femminile donna weibliches portrait frau portrait de femme female portrait bust busto ritratto femminile weibliche portraitbüste büste buste de femme female portrait head testa ritratto femminile weiblicher portraitkopf kopf tête de portrait féminin marble marmor marmo female hairdo hairstyle coiffure acconciatura pettinatura femminile nodus plait treccia inv no 99 345 inv no 99.345
History of Ancient Rome