Falling Galatian.

Marble. Roman copy of second half of 2nd century CE after a Pergamon original of second half of 2nd century BCE.
Inv. No. 55.

Venice, National Archaeological Museum
(Museo archeologico nazionale di Venezia)

Was found in Rome. Donated to Venice under the testament of Domenico Grimani, 1523.
The statue is à one of three forming the group known as “The Grimani Galatians” (I Galati Grimani).
© 2013. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.


Keywords: marble falling gaul falling galatian falling gladiator galata in atto di cadere from the Grimani collection galati Grimani Inv No 55
History of Ancient Rome