Aphrodite (Capitoline or Dresden-Capitoline type) with a portrait head. A close-up.

Marble. Roman work of the early 2nd century CE after a Greek model of the 3rdó2nd century BCE.
Inv. No. 6299.

Naples, National Archaeological Museum
(Napoli, Museo archeologico nazionale di Napoli)

From the Farnese collection.
© 2015. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.
Keywords: marble statue of the Capitoline Aphrodite Venus Afrodite Venere Pudica by sculptor Praxiteles scultore Prassitele lustral bath of the Gods tipo Dresda-Capitolino Dresden capitoline type female portrait head the Farnese collection Inv No 6299
History of Ancient Rome