Draped female statue (so-called “Sabine”). Detail.

White fine-grained marble. Early 2nd century CE.
H. 268 cm.

Florence, Loggia of Lanzi

Origin:
Discovered in Rome in mid-16th century, presumably in the Forum of Trajan.
Literature:
P. Arndt — W. Amelung (Hrsg.), Photographische Einzelaufnahmen Antiker Sculpturen (1893—1947) Cat. no. 310;
G. Capecchi, BdA 60, 1975, 170 f. Ill. 2—3 Cat. no. 1;
H. Dütschke, Antike Bildwerke in Oberitalien III. Die antiken Marmorbildwerke der Uffizien in Florenz (Leipzig 1878) 254 f. Cat. no. 558;
C. Gasparri, AA 1979, 528 Ill. 2. 4;
FA photo reprints: Alinari 2505.
Credits:
© 2012. Photo: Egisto Sani.
Description, bibliography: http://arachne.uni-koeln.de/item/objekt/6550.
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