Statue of Anakreon
Marble.
Roman copy of the 2nd century CE after a Greek original of the 5th century BCE.
Inv. No. 491.
Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek Photo by Fratelli Alinari

Statue of Anakreon.

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)

Description:
Statue of Anakreon. Copenhagen, Ny-Carlsberg Glyptothek, No. 409.
Restorations: the right knee-pan, the front part of the left foot, the right hand, the top of the head.
Literature:
Billedtavler til Kataloget, Pl. XXVIII;
Jahrbuch des kais. deutschen archäologischen Instituts in Rom, VII (1892), p. 199 et seq.;
Furtwängler, Meisterwerke der griechischen Plastik, p. 92;
Bernoulli, Griechische Ikonographie, I, p. 80, Pl. IX.
Credits:
1912. Photo, text: A. Hekler. Greek and Roman portraits. London. William Heinemann, 1912, Pl. 6a.
Photo: Alinari.

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Keywords: marble male portrait statue of Greek poet Anacreon Anakreon Anacreonte cloak claina from the Borghese Collection elderly man singing and playing his lyre fig leaf inserted eyes insert sculptor Phidias Fratelli Alinari No 409 Inv No 491 Hekler 6a 6 a
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