Heroic portrait statue of a Roman, so-called Germanicus (Julius Caesar?)
Signed by the sculptor Kleomenes of Kleone.
Marble.
Inv. No. 1207.Paris, Louvre Museum

Heroic portrait statue of a Roman, so-called Germanicus (Julius Caesar?).

Signed by the sculptor Kleomenes of Kleone.
Marble.
Inv. No. 1207.

Paris, Louvre Museum

Description:
The body is copied from the Ludovisi Hermes. Cf. Bulle, Der schöne Mensch im Altertum, Col. 92/93, ill. 17, Pl. 44.
Credits:
© 1912. Photo, text: A. Hekler. Greek and Roman portraits. London. William Heinemann, 1912, Pl. 156 b.
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