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Object Number:MS3518
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Greek
Provenience: Italy
Campania
Pompeii
Manufacture Location: Naples
Maker: J. Chiurazzi and Fils
Locus: Outside Vesuvius Gate, North Side
Date Made: 1903
Early Date: 1903
Late Date: 1903
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Technique:Cast
Iconography:Ephebe
Height: 122 cm
Width: 52 cm
Depth: 35 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. Chiurazzi and Fils (Foundry); subscription of John Wanamaker, 1902
Other Number:125348 - Naples Museum Number

Description

Naked Youth. Original found at Pompeii. Naked youth in frontal pose, weight on right leg, left knee slightly bent. Left arm down at side. Right forearm extended forward nearly at right angles. Fingers of right hand open as if holding a cylindrical object. Short haircut, wavy locks. Head slightly turned toward right.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Chiurazzi, Salavatore. 1929. Chiurazzi. Riproduzioni di Opere Classiche in Bronzo e Marmo.. Ponti Rossi, Sale D'Esposizione D'Arte. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 64, no. 96View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Monaco, Domenico. 1910. A Complete Handbook of the National Museum of Naples.. Naples. ed. 15th. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 56View Objects related to this

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