Athlete (the Monteverdi type). A close-up.

Pentelic Marble. Roman copy of the mid-1st cent. CE after a Greek bronze original of 450440 BCE.
H. 127 cm.
Inv. No. 75219.

Rome, Roman National Museum, Palazzo Massimo alle Terme
(Museo nazionale romano, Palazzo Massimo alle Terme)

Origin:
From the collection of Giulio Monteverdi. Acquired in 1917.
Credits:
2015. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Info: museum annotation.
Keywords: pentelic marble statue Roman copy after the Greek bronze original muscular system youth athlete athlet atleta type tipo Giulio Monteverdi Inv No 75219
History of Ancient Rome