A Roman Marble Portrait of a Boy as Apollo, late 1st Century A.D.
his short hair radiating from the crown and surmounted by a wreath of laurel leaves and berries; neck and lower part of face incl. lower lip restored.
Height as restored 28 cm.
European private collection, 18th/19th Century (based on restoration techniques and Carrara marble socle)
French private collection, acquired in the 1980s
Aguttes, Neuilly, May 29th, 2018, no. 136, illus.
acquired at the above sale by the present owner