THE PROPERTY OF THE MORVEN COLLECTION
A ROMAN BRONZE RUNNING MAN
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.
Wearing a short belted tunic over his left shoulder, the right side of his chest bare, striding forward onto his left leg, his right leg bent and extending behind, the drapery of his tunic catching the wind, his left arm bent, the forearm raised, the right arm lowered before him, the fingers curled, holding a now-missing attribute, his head turned to the right, wearing a short cap, the fringes of his hair visible below the rolled brim
4¾ in. (12.1 cm.) high
Mrs. Albert D. Lasker, New York; Christie's, London, 12 December 1990, lot 179.
with Royal-Athena Galleries, New York, 1992 (Art of the Ancient World, vol. VII, part 2, no. 114).