8 June 2004
AN ETRUSCAN OR ITALIC BRONZE YOUTH
CIRCA 3RD CENTURY B.C.
The elongated and flat figure clad in a long pleated chiton and wrapped tightly in a himation, his right arm bent with the hand emerging at his chest, his left arm at his side, the hand exposed, his right knee bent, wearing boots, a fillet in his center-parted hair
4½ in. (11.4 cm.) high
Swiss Private Collection.
with Royal-Athena Galleries, New York, 1984.
with Old World Galleries, New York.
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C.C. Vermeule and J.M. Eisenberg, Catalogue of the Greek, Etruscan, and Roman Bronzes in the Collection of John Kluge, New York and Boston, 1992, no. 84-10.
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