Roman Torso depicting an ephebe

White Marble.
Roman art, circa AD 2nd century
Dimensions: 42 X 22 X 15 cm

A draped garment covers the left shoulder and arm, leaving exposed his nudity and prominent musculature. A lock of wavy hair is visible on the right shoulder.

Provenance: Formerly in a French private collection, acquired at Hôtel Drouot in May 1969

Literature: Sale catalogue, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, May 1969, lot 57