Portrait of a young girl
Marble. Late 1st century. New York, the Metropolitan Museum of ArtInv. No. 20.188.Photo by Roger B. Ulrich

Portrait of a young girl.

Marble. Late 1st century.
Inv. No. 20.188.

New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art

A Roman marble portrait of a young girl, dated to the late first century by the Metropolitan Museum of Art (inv.20.188). The museum notes that the girl’s hairstyle is similar to that worn by the emperor Domitian’s wife, Domitia Longina (compare to the Museo Nazionale, Rome, portrait in this same set.
© 2010. Photo, text: Roger B. Ulrich.
Keywords: γλυπτική sculptura sculpture sculptural scultura skulptur ρώμη rome roma rom απεικόνιση portraiture ritrattistica porträtmalerei portrait roman portraiture ritrattistica romana römisches porträt portrait romain marble marmor marmo testa ritratto femminile of a young girl female hairdo hairstyle inv no 20 188 inv no 20.188
History of Ancient Rome