Anacreon. Detail.

Marble. Roman copy of the 2nd century CE after a Greek original of the 5th century BCE.
Inv. No. 491.

Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek
(Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek)

(ρρ) 2008. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.


Keywords: marble male portrait of Greek poet Anacreon Anakreon from the Borghese Collection bearded elderly man beard inserted eyes insert sculptor Phidias Inv No 491
History of Ancient Rome