Roman portrait of a woman
Marble.
Age of Augustus (27 BCE — 14 CE).
Inv. No. 99.345.Boston, Museum of Fine ArtsPhoto 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 ρωμαϊκό roman romana romano romani römisch römische römisches römischen römischer romain romaine romains romaines άγνωστη γυναίκα of a unidentify unknown woman women female donna ignota sconosciuta femminile unbekannte frau weiblich inconnu femme απεικόνιση portrait portraiture ritratto ritrattistica porträtmalerei porträt προτομή bust busto büste buste weibliches de head testa portraitkopf kopf tête marble marmor marmo female hairdo hairstyle coiffure acconciatura pettinatura nodus plait treccia inv no 99 345 inv