Bust of a man of letters, circa 180, Rome (?), Greek marble. This portrait probably represents M. Cornelius Fronto (c. 100 - c. 170 CE), tutor and friend of Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius (r. 161 - 180 CE).
Museum of Art History (Musée Cinquantenaire, Brussels, Belgium). Made with CapturingReality.
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Marchal, G. (2019, June 09). Roman Bust of a Learned Man. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image3d/448/
Marchal, Geoffrey. "Roman Bust of a Learned Man." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 09, 2019. https://www.ancient.eu/image3d/448/.
Marchal, Geoffrey. "Roman Bust of a Learned Man." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 09 Jun 2019. Web. 12 Jul 2020.