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)

From the collection of Giulio Monteverdi. Acquired in 1917.
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