Portrait of an Aged Roman

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
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published on 17 January 2016
Portrait of an Aged Roman

A marble portrait bust of an unknown aged Roman. Carved in the 1st century BCE it is typical of the realism of Roman sculpture at that time. From Palestrina. (Palazzo Massimo, Rome)

About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at AHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2016, January 17). Portrait of an Aged Roman. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/4418/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Portrait of an Aged Roman." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 17, 2016. https://www.ancient.eu/image/4418/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Portrait of an Aged Roman." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 17 Jan 2016. Web. 29 Jan 2020.

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