Aelius Caesar, the adopted son of Hadrian
Marble. Rome, Capitoline Museums

Aelius Caesar, the adopted son of Hadrian.

Marble.

Rome, Capitoline Museums
(Musei capitolini)

Credits:
Photo album of sculptures of the Capitoline Museums (second half of the 19th cent.). St. Petersburg University’s chair of ancient history (inv. no. 121). Photo no. 34 (10.5 × 14 cm).
The photographer is unknown.
Inscription on the photo: 34 — ELIO CESARE FIGLIO ADOTTIVO DI ADRIANO.
Number on the base: 34.
Keywords: γλυπτική sculptura sculpture sculptural scultura skulptur ρωμαϊκό roman romana romano romani römisch römische römisches römischen römischer romain romaine romains romaines αυτοκρατορικό imperial imperiale kaiserliches impérial απεικόνιση portrait portraiture ritratto ritrattistica porträtmalerei porträt roman romana römisches romain κεφάλι κεφαλή head testa kopf tête antonine dynasty adoptive emperors dinastia degli antonini imperatori adottivi imperatori d’adozione antoninische dynastie adoptivkaiser dynastie antonins marble marmo busto ritratto maschile male portrait bust of aelius caesar armor military dress cloak paludamentum gorgoneion gorgonion head of gorgon gorgons medusa
History of Ancient Rome