A Roman Copy of a Marble Herm of Pericles by the Greek Sculpter Cresilas

Roman copy of a marble herm of Pericles by the Greek sculpter Cresilas; mid-fifth century BC. The vital documentary art of the Romans is a far cry from such idealized portraiture. Found at Tivoli. Ht. 23 in.; 58.5 cm.

Subject
Sculpture
Sub Subject
sculpture-stone
Period
Roman
Sub Period
Roman-Republic
Region
Italy-Latium
Sub Region
Italy-Latium
Status
Active
Creator Name
N/A