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 ρωμαϊκό roman romana romano romani römisch römische römisches römischen römischer romain romaine romains romaines of a unidentify unknown woman women female donna ignoto femminile unbekannt frau weiblich inconnu femme απεικόνιση portrait portraiture ritratto ritrattistica porträtmalerei porträt roman romana römisches romain προτομή bust busto büste buste of a woman female femminile donna weibliches frau 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