Torso of Eros.
Marble. Roman period (1stó2nd cent. CE) Adaptation of a Greek bronze statue representing Apollo Sauroktonos (Lizard Slayer) of ca. 350 BCE by Praxiteles.
Inv. No. 24.97.14.
New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Fletcher Fund, 1924.
Keywords: marble statue torso of an ephebe Eros Roman copy youth Apollo Sauroktonos Lizard Slayer sculptor Praxiteles scultore Prassitele Inv No 13 229 1