Roman male portrait bust.
Marble. 1st cent. CE.
Inv. No. 1977.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Chiaramonti Museum, XLVII. 16
(Musei Vaticani, Museo Chiaramonti)
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
From the Palazzo della Cancelleria.
The young man depicted has been tentatively identified with the nephew of Augustus, Claudius Marcellus, who died in 23 CE.
Keywords: marble ritratto maschile busto male portrait bust so-called Claudius Marcellus cosiddetto Claudio Marcello man Roman from the Palazzo della Cancelleria Inv No 1977 XLVII 16