Portrait of Augustus
Marble. Volterra, Etruscan Guarnacci MuseumPhoto by Roger B. Ulrich

Portrait of Augustus.

Marble.

Volterra, Etruscan Guarnacci Museum

Origin:
Roman Theater (teatro di Vallebuona) at Volterra. Now in the Museo Etrusco Guarnacci (Sala XXVI) in Volterra.
Description:
Two head of Octavian/Augustus were discovered in the theater; the other is also in the museum.
Literature:
G. Cateni. 2006. Volterra. Il Museo Etrusco. 78-79 and Plate 68.
Credits:
© 2009. Photo, text: Roger B. Ulrich.
Keywords: γλυπτική sculptura sculpture sculptural scultura skulptur ρώμη rome roma rom αυτοκρατορικό πορτρέτο imperial portrait ritratto imperiale kaiserliches porträt portrait impérial ρωμαίος αυτοκράτορας οκταβιανός αύγουστος imperator octavianus augustus roman emperor octavian august imperatore romano ottaviano augusto römischer kaiser empereur romain octave octavien auguste ιουλιο-κλαυδιανή δυναστεία iulio-claudia iulii-claudii julii-claudii the julio-claudian dynasty dinastia giulio-claudia julisch-claudische dynastie famille julio-claudienne julio-claudiens απεικόνιση portraiture ritrattistica porträtmalerei portrait roman portraiture ritrattistica romana römisches porträt portrait romain κεφάλι κεφαλή head testa kopf tête marble marmor marmo male portrait head bust busto testa ritratto maschile männliches portrait männlicher portraitkopf
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